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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Calderdale
Town
Sowerby
County
West Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
2864
Current location

Steep Lane Baptist Church
Steep Lane
Sowerby
Calderdale
West Yorkshire
HX6 1PE
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 02909 23662
Denomination: Baptist

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Description
Framed and glazed illuminated roll of honour. Union flag at the top, tinted picture of the chapel below it.
Inscription
(Roll of Honour): ROLL OF HONOUR/ FOR KING AND COUNTRY/ STEEP LANE BAPTIST SUNDAY SCHOOL/ SOWERBY/ NAMES OF PAST AND PRESENT SCHOLARS WHO SERVED IN HIS MAJESTY'S FORCES/ DURING THE GREAT WAR 1914-1919/ (Names)/ MADE THE SUPREME SACRIFICE/ (Names) (Plaque): PRESENTED BY MR & MRS HANSON TO STEEP LANE BAPTIST SUNDAY SCHOOL
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Berry, Arthur
Berry, Harold
Berry, Willie
Broadbent, Benjamin
Broadbent, Ernest
Broadbent, Harold
Broadbent, James
Broadbent, Thomas Hbt
Broadbent, Walter
Brook, Charles E
See details for all 93 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 92
    Served and returned: 84
    Died: 8
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename
    Order of information: Alphabetically by surname
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: height 960mm, width 650mm
    Materials: Wood - Oak
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Paper
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private
Responsibility
Deacons of the Church
Reference
  • 706

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