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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Kirklees
Town
Honley
County
West Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
29253
Current location

HONLEY CHURCH
Honley
Kirklees
West Yorkshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 130 110
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
TWO-STEPPED BASE SURMOUNTE DBY PLINTH, SHAFT AND IN-FILLED WHEEL CROSS. INSCRIPTION ON THE SIDES OF THE PLINTH
Inscription
SIDE ONE: SACRED TO/ THE MEMORY/ OF/ OUR NOBLE/ DEAD/ WHO GAVE/ THEIR LIVES/ IN THE/ CAUSE OF/ FREEDOM/ DURING THE/ GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1919/ AND 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)/ THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE SIDE TWO - FOUR/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allen, John W
Bailey, Walter
Barnet, Jeffrey
Beaumont, Arthur
Berry, John Wm
Booth, Walter
Boothroyd, Dennis
Boothroyd, William
Boothroyd, William R
Bowman, Harry
See details for all 109 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 92
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 92
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 17
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 17
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Carter Postcard Collection

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