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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Calderdale
Town
Halifax
County
West Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
2679
Current location

Halifax Central Library
Market Street
Halifax
Calderdale
West Yorkshire
HX1 1RN
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 09385 25269
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Holy Trinity Church
    Halifax
    Calderdale
    West Yorkshire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
WW1: wall mounted tablet. Incised lettering in gilt, red and black. WW2: roll of honour, framed and glazed scroll. Names in three columns. Hand-written.
Inscription
(WW1 tablet): IN/ LOVING AND/ PRAYERFUL/ MEMORY OF/ MEN WHO/ LAID DOWN/ THEIR LIVES/ IN THE GREAT/ WAR 1914-1919/ (Names)/ THEIR NAME/ LIVETH FOR/ EVERMORE (WW2 Roll of Honour): ON ACTIVE SERVICE/ (Names)/ FOR KING AND COUNTRY
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ackroyd, Beryl
Allan, Roy
Ashworth, Geoffrey N
Bairstow, Donald
Barker, Fred
Barrett, Fred
Baxter, Alec
Birch, Kenneth
Bland, Cyril
Burns, Robert
See details for all 59 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 19
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 19
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename
    Order of information: Alphabetically by surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 40
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 940mm, width 250mm
    Materials: Stone
  • Scroll
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Paper
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • 125

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