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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Bradford
Town
Shipley
County
West Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
28658
Current location

NAB WOOD CEMETERY
CREMATORIUM
Shipley
Bradford
West Yorkshire
BD18 4BG
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 128 378
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
LARGE SEVEN PANEL PLAQUE WITH SEMI-CIRCULAR TOP. MOUNTED IN REPOUSSE, FACING OUTWARDS BEHIND GLASS IN WHAT WAS A WINDOW OF THE CREMATORIUM. LAUREL LEAVES AND CROWN ABOVE INSCRIPTION
Inscription
1914 - 1918/ "EACH MAN TOOK HIS ALLOTTED PLACE AND DID HIS DUTY"/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Acton, S
Airey, F J
Airey, N C
Allen, C R
Appleyard, T H
Ashbourne, J
Atkins, H H
Atkinson, F
Atkinson, H H
Ayre, J
See details for all 634 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 633
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 633
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,decorations
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 6FT, width 6FT
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
History
ORIGINALLY MOUNTED IN THE PORCH OF THE CHAPEL BEFORE IT WAS CONVERTED INTO THE CREMATORIUM.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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