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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Calderdale
Town
Lightcliffe
County
West Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
MR GEORGE FAULKNER ARMITAGE
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 03rd May 1919
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
2765
Current location

Lightcliffe United Reform Church
Leeds Road
Lightcliffe
Calderdale
West Yorkshire
HX3 8SD
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 13087 25699
Denomination: United Reformed

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Description
Wall-mounted wooden board. Painted gilt lettering.
Inscription
TO THE GLROY OF GOD./ IN MEMORY OF THOSE HEROES, CONNECTED WITH THIS CHURCH/ WHO HAVE FOUGHT, GIVEN THEIR LIVES OR BEEN WOUNDED/ IN SERVING THEIR KING AND COUNTRY IN ACHIEVING THE/ GLORIOUS VICTORY IN THE GREAT EUROPEAN WAR, 1914-1919/ GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS, THAT A MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRINEDS/ KILLED / (NAMES)/ SERVED/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Blamires, F
Blamires, T
Bradley, J E
Brockbank, W
Bunce, J F
Bussey, E P
Cameron, A
Carr, J T
Cherrill, H G
Dickinson, C E
See details for all 47 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 51
    Served and returned: 47
    Died: 4
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, Decorations
    Order of information: Surname
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: height 520mm, width 760mm
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
History
Future uncertain since removal from main church (now used as offices)
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • 427

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