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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Calderdale
Town
Elland
County
West Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 3rd October 1920
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
29391

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Current location

BETHESDA SUNDAY SCHOOL
Victoria Rd
Elland
Calderdale
West Yorkshire
HX5 0AE
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 10618 20795
Denomination: Methodist

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Description
WALL-MOUNTED, WOODEN, PHOTOGRAPHIC ROLL OF HONOUR. FIVE PANELS. NAMES OF FALLEN UNDER PHOTOS AND COMMEMORATION IN CENTRAL PANEL. UNION JACK FLAG TOP, CENTRE.
Inscription
1914-1919 ROLL OF HONOUR/ ERECTED AD 1920/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND TO COMMEMORATE THE SERVICES/ OF THOSE WHO HAVING BEEN SCHOLARS IN THIS SUNDAY SCHOOL/ SERVED IN THE NAVY OR ARMY DURING THE GREAT WAR 1914-1919/ "PART OF THE LIVING WALL BETWEEN US AND A RUTHLESS FOE/ THEY DIED THAT BRITAIN MIGHT BE FREE/ THANKS BE TO GOD WHO HATH GIVEN US THE VICTORY
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Agus, Fred
Akroyd, Arnold
Akroyd, Clarence
Akroyd, Herbert
Armitage, John J
Armitage, R H
Armitage, William
Askew, Raymond
Bell, Harry C
Bell, Walter Pearson
See details for all 114 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 114
    Served and returned: 101
    Died: 13
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank, regiment, decorations forename, surname
    Order of information: Random
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: height 2300MM, width 4100MM
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
History
THIS SUNDAY SCHOOL WAS DUE FOR DEMOLITION IN 1992 WHEN VISITED BY IWM VOLUNTEERS HORNSHAW AND FOWLER IN DECEMBER 1991. AT THAT TIME THERE WERE NO PLANS TO RESITE THE MEMORIAL, HOWEBVER.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Calderdale War Dead, Hornshaw and Fowler, published privately in 1995, their memorial 506

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