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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Bradford
Town
Bradford
County
West Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Crimean War (1853-1856), Second World War (1939-1945), Indian Mutiny (1857-1858), First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 26th July 1999
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
28935
Current location

IN THE GARDEN OF REMEMBRANCE
Bradford
Bradford
West Yorkshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 161 329
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Base surmounted by tablet in the shape of a gravestone. incised inscription. For Valour and emblem at top center.
Inscription
FOR VALOUR/ (NAMES)/ MEN ASSOCIATED WITH BRADFORD WHO WERE AWARDED THE VICTORIA CROSS
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Anderson, Eric
Chafer, George William
Hughes, Matthew
Magennis, James Joseph
Maufe, Thomas Harold Broadbent
Meekosh, Samual
Napier, William
See details for all 7 names
Commemorations
  • Crimean War (1853-1856)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 1
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: regiment,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 2
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: regiment,forename,additional
    Order of information: additional,forename,regiment
  • Indian Mutiny (1857-1858)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 1
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: regiment,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 3
    Served and returned: 3
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: regiment,forename,additional
    Order of information: additional,forename,regiment
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Sandstone
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Site: C £2000

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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