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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
Calderdale
Town
Sowerby
County
West Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
29456
Current location

ST MARYS CHURCH
Sowerby
Calderdale
West Yorkshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 029 216
Denomination: Church of England

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Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ IN MEMORY OF L/CPL. HERBERT HODGSON/ GAVE HIS LIFE ON HILL 60/ MAY 5TH 1915/ THIS WINDOW WAS GIVEN BY HIS FATHER/ GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS/ THAT A MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Hodgson, Herbert
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank,year died,place of death,forename,relationships
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Window
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Unknown
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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