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Memorial details

Memorial type
Painting / Print
District
Calderdale
Town
Halifax
County
West Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
MR BERTRAM PRIESTMAN RA
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 6th May 1923
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
  • Dedicated
    Date: 6th May 1923
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
2722
Current location

IN ENTRANCE HALL OF BERMERSIDE HOUSE.
HALIFAX TEACHERS CENTRE
Skircoat Green
Halifax
Calderdale
West Yorkshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 108 229
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • BANKFIELD MUSEUM
    Halifax
    Calderdale
    West Yorkshire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Oil Painting entitled 'HOME AGAIN', depicting a returning troopship, in gilded frame. Arms of Borough and National Union of Teachers in lower corners.
Inscription
1914 1918/ (NAMES)/ IN PROUD AND GRATEFUL MEMORY/ OF/ HALIFAX TEACHERS/ WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR/ PRESENTED BY THE TEACHERS OF HALIFAX/ (NAMES)/ 1939 - 1945
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ashworth, Edmund Lord
Moore, James Joseph
Mulholland, Mitchell Joseph
Mulroy, Thomas Bernard
Murdoch, Arthur
Smith, Harry Christopher
Wilson, Sidney
See details for all 7 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 7
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 7
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 3
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 3
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Painting
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Paint - Oil
  • Frame
    Measurements: height 1620MM, width 1880MM
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Details: HALIFAX COUNCIL AND NUT
Responsibility
CALDERDALE MBC
Reference
  • Halifax weekly Guardian 12/05/1923

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