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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Calderdale
Town
Triangle
County
West Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
2616
Current location

St Mary
Cottonstones
Lumb Lane
Triangle
Calderdale
West Yorkshire
HX6 3EX
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 02874 21664
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Wall-mounted bronze plaque. Stone mount. Raised lettering Relief of laurel wreath surrounding cross
Inscription
IN PROUD AND GRATEFUL MEMORY OF NOEL WAUGH HADWEN CAPTAIN 2ND BN. DUKE OF WELLINGTON'S WEST RIDING REGIMENT WHO FELL IN THE ATTACK ON BEAUMONT HAMEL JULY 1916 ALSO OF THE FOLLOWING MEN CONNECTED WITH THE PARISH OF SOWERBY ST MARY'S WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE EUROPEAN WAR 1914-1918/ (Names) / "FORGET US NOT O LAND FOR WHICH WE FELL,/ MAY IT GO WELL WITH ENGLAND, STILL GO WELL,/ KEEP HER BRIGHT BANNERS WITHOUT BLOT OR STAIN/ LEST WE SHOULD DREAM THAT WE HAVE DIED IN VAIN"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Berry, Harold James
Berry, J H
Bottomley, John
Carter, Willie
Cartwright, George
Cheetham, Taylor
Dearden, Harold O
Foster, Stanley
Gaukroger, Herbert
Gooder, William Hall
See details for all 24 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 23
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 23
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Rank, forename, surname
    Order of information: Rank
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 1290mm, width 850m
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Vicar of St Peter's of Sowerby and churchwardens

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