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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Kirklees
Town
Batley
County
West Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Rededicated
    Date: 01st September 1991
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Lost
WM Reference
29101
Current location
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Previous locations
  • ST LUKES CHURCH
    Batley
    Kirklees
    West Yorkshire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SE 240 240
    Denomination: Undefined
  • SOOTHILL URC
    Grace leather Lane
    Batley
    Kirklees
    West Yorkshire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
WW1 PLAQUE WITH WW2 ADDITION IMMEDIATELY BELOW
Inscription
WW1: THIS TABLET WAS ERECTED TO COMMEMORATE THE SERVICES AND PATRIOTISM OF THE MEN OF THIS CHURCH AND SUNDAY SCHOOL WHO SERVED IN THE GREAT WAR AND TO PERPETUATE THE MEMORY OF THOSE DEAR TO US WHOSE NAMES ARE SHOWN BELOW WHO WENT OUT BUT NEVER CAME BACK/ (NAMES) WW2: 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ackroyd, H
Elliott, A
Goldthorpe, S
Hall, W
Hill, F
Labourn, F
Longbottom, G S
Riley, T
Speight, J W
Stubley, J G
See details for all 15 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 15
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 15
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 2
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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