Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Calderdale
Town
Elland
County
West Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945), First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
2671

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Current location

Southgate Church Hall
Southgate
Elland
Calderdale
West Yorkshire
HX5 0EZ
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 11000 20831
Denomination: Methodist

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Description
WALL-MOUNTED BRONZE PLAQUES. WW1 PLAQUE AT TOP WITH WW2 PLAQUE BELOW. WW1 PLAQUE CURVED AT TOP. WHITE LETTERING. NAMES IN THREE COLUMNS. ANCHOR, CROSS AND BB AT TOP CENTRE
Inscription
1914 1918/ IN MEMORY OF THE OLD BOYS 5TH HALIFAX (ELLAND) CO./ BOYS BRIGADE/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR/ (NAMES)/ 1939-1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ackroyd, Albert
Baume, Gordon
Beaumont, Stanley
Bell, Walter
Bottomley, Norman
Bray, Charles
Bray, John F
Cocker, Harold
Crossland, Joe
Crowther, Norman
See details for all 36 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 16
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 16
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, surname
    Order of information: Alphabetically by surname
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 21
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 21
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, surname
    Order of information: Alphabetically by surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 220mm, width 660mm
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Hornshaw and Fowler, Calderdale War Dead, published privately in 1995, their memorial 529

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