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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Rotherham
Town
Rotherham
County
South Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
Farmer and Brindley, ARTIFICERS GUILD, MR LESLIE T MOORE FRIBA
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 23rd April 1921
    Attended by: MAJ GEN H B DAVIES CB
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
28031
Current location

Rotherham Minster
Church Street
Rotherham
Rotherham
South Yorkshire
S60 1PD
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 42850 92871
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Series of plaques with Aizlewood dedication above the centre.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN PROUD MEMORY OF THE ONLY CHILD, LESLIE PEECH AIZLEWOOD MC AFC, MAJOR ROYAL AIR FORCE, WHO AFTER A CAREER OF SIGNAL AND DISTINGUISHED SERVICE, GAVE HIS LIFE FOR HIS COUNTRY ON 29 SEPTEMBER 1918 AND IN HONOURED MEMORY OF ALL THE OFFICERS AND MEN FROM THE TOWN OF ROTHERHAM WHO FEL IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abson, A
Adams, W
Adlington, E
Aizlewood, Leslie Peech
Aldam, J
Allatt, A
Allen, H T
Allen, J
Allington, A
Allott, F
See details for all 1136 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1140
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1140
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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