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Memorial details

Memorial type
Hall / Institute
District
Hambleton
Town
Swainby
County
North Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
29946
Current location

Village Hall
30 THe High Street
Swainby
Hambleton
North Yorkshire
DL6 3EG
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 47690 02079
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
VILLAGE HALL WITH DEDICATORY BRASS PLAQUE MOUNTED ON A WOODEN BACKBOARD PLACED WITHIN IT
Inscription
THE PARISH OF WHORLTON/ REMEMBER WITH PRIDE AND HONOUR/ THOSE WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ IN THE TWO WORLD WARS/ 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)/ 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)/ WE WILL REMEMBER THEM
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Arrowsmith, J
Dale, E
Holmes, E C
Temple, A
Ward, A
Wilson, W H
Winspear, A J
Winspear, H A
See details for all 8 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 8
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 8
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank
    Order of information: surname,rank
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 3
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 3
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank
    Order of information: surname,rank
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
History
1965: HALL MODERNISED AND ORIGINAL WOODEN BOARDS, ONE FOR EACH WAR WITH NAMES OF ALL WHO SERVED AND DIED, WERE REPLACED BY THE SINGLE BRASS PLAQUE. ORIGINAL BOARDS DESTROYED
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
VILLAGE HALL MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE

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