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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Calderdale
Town
Elland
County
West Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 11th November 1920
    Attended by: Mr J.W. Broadhead
Lost
Lost
WM Reference
2707
Previous locations
  • Library (Ex-Constitutional Club)
    Coronation Street
    Elland
    Calderdale
    West Yorkshire
    HX5 0AB
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SE 10816 20898
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Board Gilt scroll and Union Jack surrounded by Laurel wreath
Inscription
1914 ROLL OF HONOUR 1919/ (NAMES)/ THEY DIED FOR FREEDOM
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bottomley, Thomas
Jagger, Marshall
Mckeand, David
Minnett, E
Reading, Chas
Sykes, John
Thornton, Sidney
Waller, Norman H
Wormald, Edgar
See details for all 9 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 90
    Served and returned: 81
    Died: 9
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Surname, Rank, Forename
    Order of information: Surname
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Mahogany
Condition
History
Memorial lost when building converted to library and Borough Architects office
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Halifax Weekly Guardian 13th November 1920 (p8)

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