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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Kirklees
Town
Huddersfield
County
West Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
29263
Current location

Main Entrance lobby to the delivery office which is the side entrance off Byram Street
Post Office
Northumberland Street
Huddersfield
Kirklees
West Yorkshire
HD1 1AA
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 14521 16922
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Wooden board with carving of inscriptions and names in relief. The border has a carved wreath in the top centre and swags of fruit down both sides.
Inscription
ROLL OF HONOUR/ "THEIR NAME LIVETH/ FOR EVERMORE"/ (NAMES)/ MADE THE SUPREME SACRIFICE/ 224 MEMBERS OF THE STAFF/ IN THE HUDDERSFIELD DISTRICT/ SERVED DURING THE WAR./ 1914 - 1919
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Cocker, C H
Crawshaw, W
Fawcett, A
Haresnape, T E
Hartley, W
Hinchcliffe, H
Howard, O
Ingham, L S S
Marshall, G H
Moore, J
See details for all 20 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 20
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 20
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Royal Mail
Reference

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