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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Wakefield
Town
Kinsley
County
West Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
29145
Current location

JUNCTION OF WAKEFIELD RD AND Tombridge Crescent
Wakefield Rd
Kinsley
Wakefield
West Yorkshire
WF9 5JF
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 41765 14601
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
SIMPLE PLAQUE MOUNTED EXTERNALLY IN AN UNWORKED STONE PLINTH
Inscription
THIS TABLET WAS ERECTED AND DEDICATED/ TO THE MEMORY OF THE MEN OF KINSLEY/ WHO MADE THE SUPREME SACRIFICE/ IN TWO WORLD WARS/ 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)/ 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)/ WE WILL REMEMBER THEM
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Barrett, Sidney
Billington, John
Broome, Ernest
Buckley, Kenneth
Burke, Barnabus
Campbell, Thomas
Cartwright, Harold
Challenor, Alfred
Chennell, Allen
Cole, Wilfred
See details for all 33 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 20
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 20
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 15
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 15
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
  • Plinth
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
History
SURVEYED BY WAKEFIELD DC, 30 APRIL 1999. GARDEN AREA SURROUNDED WROUGHT IRON FENCING, BUT DAMAGED BY VEHICLE IMPACT
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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