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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Doncaster
Town
Wheatley
County
South Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
28073
Current location

ST MARYS CHURCH
St Marys Rd
Wheatley
Doncaster
South Yorkshire
DN1 O36
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 580 036
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Large wooden frame containing small individual plaques for each name given. Separate plaque fixed below gives dedication Raised brass cross in the top centre of the name plaques. Oak leaf decoration around the edge of the frame.
Inscription
(NAMES)/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN/ AFFECTIONATE AND HONOURED MEMORY OF/ THOSE WHO HAVE LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES/ IN THE EUROPEAN WAR 1914/ FROM THE PARISH AND CONGREGATION OF/ ST MARY WHEATLEY
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ablett, A
Abrahams, Ernest
Abrahams, Frank
Andrew, Wallace
Archbell, Tom
Atkinson, Wallace
Axup, Harry
Bagshaw, W T
Bailey, Henry Homer
Batty, T H
See details for all 97 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 93
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 93
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: height 1270MM, width 1090MM
    Materials: Wood
  • Plaques / Panels with names
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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