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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: 03rd October 1920
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
29391
Current location

BETHESDA SUNDAY SCHOOL
Victoria Rd
Elland
Calderdale
West Yorkshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 106 208
Denomination: Methodist

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Description
WALL-MOUNTED WOODEN PHOTOGRAPHIC ROLL OF HONOUR. FIVE PANELS. NAMES OF FALLEN IN CENTRAL PANEL.
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 RUTHLES 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
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: height 2300MM, width 4100MM
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
History
1992: SUNDAY SCHOOL DUE FOR DEMOLITION
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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