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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Leeds
Town
Armley
County
West Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
21822
Current location

ST BARTHOLOMEW WITH ST MARY CHURCH
Wesley Rd
Armley
Leeds
West Yorkshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 270 330
Denomination: Church of England

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Previous locations
  • ST MARYS CHURCH
    Armley
    Leeds
    West Yorkshire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
WOODEN BOARD WITH ADDITIONAL PART ADDED FOR WW2 NAMES. WW1 DETAILS ARE IN TWO COLUMNS IN THE TOP HALF OF THE BOARD AND WW2 DETAISLARE ACORRS THE LOWER PART OF THE BOARD. SEPARATE BOARD UNDERNEATH FOR THE NAMES OF THOSE WHO RETURNED CROSS CARVED ABOVE THE TOP OF EACH COLUMN
Inscription
LEFT SIDE: TO THE / GLORY OF GOD / AND AND IN GRATEFUL / AND EVERLASTING / MEMORY OF THE MEN / OF THIS / CONGREGATION AND / PARISH WHO FELL / IN THE GREAT WAR, / 1914 - 18 / PRO DEO / PRO REGE / PRO PATRIA / (NAMES) RIGHT SIDE: (NAMES) LOWER PART: 1939 - 1945 / IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THOSE OF THIS PARISH AND CONGREGATION WHO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES IN THE WORLD WAR / (NAMES) / IN THANKFULNESS FOR THOSE WHO RETURNED / (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allerton, J
Ambler, H
Beaumont, M H
Blackburn, B M
Blanchard, J W
Booth, Fred
Bottomley, T C
Bradstock, H
Briggs, E
Chaplin, A
See details for all 72 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 72
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 72
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 31
    Served and returned: 7
    Died: 24
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,regiment
    Order of information: surname,regiment
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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