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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Calderdale
Town
Rishworth
County
West Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
Messrs Fielding & Bottomley
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 24th June 1922
    Attended by: Mr J.R.G. Wheelwright and Local Clergy/Dignitaries
  • Dedicated
    Date: 24th June 1922
    Attended by: Rev. O.F. Aston M.A. and Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
2631
Current location

Rishworth School Chapel
Shaw Lane
Rishworth
Calderdale
West Yorkshire
HX6 4QA
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 03344 18580
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Two wall-mounted wooden boards, raised at top centre. Carved lettering. School badge top centre of each board. Laurel garland , painted and in relief on WW1 board.
Inscription
(BOARD ONE): 1914 1918/ TO THE MEMORY OF OUR SCHOOL COMRADES/ (NAMES)/ RES NON VERBA (BOARD TWO): 1939 1945/ TO THE MEMORY OF OUR SCHOOL COMRADES/ (NAMES)/ RES NON VERBA
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bennett, Gerrard
Bottomley, Thomas
Caldwell, James
Carter, John Taylor
Dalzell, Thomas
Elliot, Geoffrey
Gibson, William Henry
Halley, Edward
Halstead, James Thornton
Hanson, Harold
See details for all 26 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 26
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 26
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, Forename
    Order of information: Surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 14
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 14
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname
    Order of information: Surname
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: height 580mm, width 780mm
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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