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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Calderdale
Town
Brighouse
County
West Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945), First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
2742
Current location

Central Methodist Church
Commercial Street
Brighouse
Calderdale
West Yorkshire
HD6 1AY
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 14386 22910
Denomination: Methodist

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Previous locations
  • Park Methodist Church
    Park Street
    Brighouse
    Calderdale
    West Yorkshire
    HD6 1JL
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SE 146 228
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Elaborately carved rectangular board with decorations each side and the lettering in gold.
Inscription
IN MEMORIAM/ THEY LOVED DUTY MORE THAN THEY FEARED DEATH/ (Names)/ 1939 - 1945/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Caldwell, James
Ellis, Fred
Fielding, Willie
Firth, Fred
Fugh, C
Hardcastle, John William
Harris, Albert E
Kanger, D
Lister, Joseph
Longbottom, Fred
See details for all 55 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Rank, Year died, Regiment, Forename, Manner of death
    Order of information: Year died
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 15
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 15
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, Rank, Year died, Regiment, Forename, Manner of death
    Order of information: Year died
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: height 1700mm, width 1900mm
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
History
In good condition but stored in dirty and inaccessible place (1992). Church has no intention to display memorial
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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