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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Wakefield
Town
Belle Vue
County
West Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Lost
WM Reference
29187
Current location

ST CATHERINES CHURCH
Belle Vue
Wakefield
West Yorkshire
WF1 5HL
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 34443 19490
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
TABLET CROSS ABOVE TEXT
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN PROUD MEMORY/ OF THE MEN OF THIS PARISH WHO DIED FOR/ THEIR COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)/ THEY SACRIFICED ALL THAT WE MIGHT LIVE/ THIS MONUMENT TO OUR GLORIOUS DEAD/ WAS ERECTED BY PUBLIC SUBSCRIPTION
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ackroyd, William
Askew, John
Atkinson, Arthur Sidney
Bagnall, Arthur
Bagnall, Thomas
Baker, James
Beevers, James
Bolton, James
Bolton, Willie
Booth, Cyril
See details for all 72 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 72
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 72
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • First World War memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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