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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Leeds
Town
Pool in Wharfedale
County
West Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
22178
Current location

ST WILFREDS CHURCH
Main Street
Pool in Wharfedale
Leeds
West Yorkshire
LS21
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 24418 45204
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Brass plaque mounted on wooden backboard. Incised inscription in black and red painted lettering. Incised red painted border.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD / AND IN EVER LOVING REMEMBRANCE OF / RFLMN., CYRIL BERNARD HOLROYD / 16TH LONDON REGIMENT, (QUEEN'S WESTMINSTERS) / WHO AS MORTALLY WOUNDED ON JULY 1ST 1916 IN FRANCE / AT THE BATTLE OF THE SOMME / AGED 20 YEARS / A DEVOTED FRIENDS AND A DILIGENT STUDENT / ALSO OF / ACTIN SERGT MAJOR HAROLD ELLIS DENTON DCM / KILLED IN THE ADVANCE, AUG 8TH 1918, AGED 28 YEARS / ONLY THOSE WHO HAVE LOVED AND LOST CAN UNDERSTAND
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Denton, Harold Ellis
Holroyd, Cyril Bernardine
See details for all 2 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,year died,regiment,place of death,forename,manner of death,age of death,decorations
    Order of information: year died,rank,forename,regiment,decorations,manner of death,place of death,age of death
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
ST WILFREDS PCC

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