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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Table
District
Calderdale
Town
Luddenden Foot
County
West Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 16 May 1920
    Attended by: Mr C.W Moses, Captain of Boys Brigade
Lost
Lost
WM Reference
29372

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Previous locations
  • LUDDENDEN FOOT CONGREGATIONAL
    Burnley Rd
    Luddenden Foot
    Calderdale
    West Yorkshire
    HX2 6AB
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SE 03991 24460
    Denomination: Congregational
Description
OFFERTORY TABLE. OPEN FRONT FACE WITH TWO CARVED OGEE ARCHES WITH TRE-FOIL DESIGN.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN SACRED MEMORY OF THE BOYS OF THIS CHURCH WHO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918. FAITHFUL UNTO DEATH. TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY OF ALAN CLARK AND WILLIAM BRIGGS WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE 1939-1945 WORLD WAR. PER ARDUA AD ASTRA
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ackroyd, Willie
Baines, Ronald
Braithwaite, Robert
Braithwaite, Robert
Bridge, Ralph
Briggs, Raymond
Broadbent, Willie
Brooke, Tom
Campbell, George
Chapman, Eddie
See details for all 82 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 54
    Died: 13
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: forename
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 19
    Died: 2
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Table
    Measurements: depth 400MM, height 850MM, width 630MM
    Materials: Wood
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 210cm, width 72cm
    Materials: Bronze cast
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Minister and Elders of Church

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