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Memorial details

Memorial type
Obelisk
District
Wakefield
Town
West Bretton
County
West Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
29122
Current location

Small Grass Island At Junction of Park Lane and Huddersfield Road (A637)
Park La
West Bretton
Wakefield
West Yorkshire
WF4 4JT
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 28738 13579
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
OBELISK WITH CRUCIFORM BASE IN THE FORM OF FOUR ORNATELY CARVED S-SHAPED SUPPORTS AT RIGHT ANGLES TO EACH OTHER. ON THREE STEPPED SQUARE BASE SURROUNDED BY LOW CHAIN
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF THOSE WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)/ 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Boyd, James W B
Brown, Herbert
Ibbotson, Wilfred
Jebson, William
Moxon, Harry
Robins, Joseph Thomas
See details for all 6 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 3
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 3
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, Surname
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 3
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 3
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, Surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Obelisk
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Sandstone
Listing information
Condition
History
SURVEYED BY WAKEFIELD DC APRIL 1999
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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