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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Bradford
Town
Bradford
County
West Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
46692

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Current location

Kept in the store of the Bradford Museum service
51
Bradford Museum Service Store.
Westgate
Bradford
Bradford
West Yorkshire
BD1 2RD
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 15945 33322
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Greengates Wesleyan Church
    Bradford
    Bradford
    West Yorkshire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Cast bronze plaque on painted wooden backboard. Embossed lettering. Pitched at top. Two figures in relief, one either side of inscription at top centre. Left side figure is a soldier with full uniform, long coat and rifle. Right figure is sailor. Both figures face inwards towards a scroll bearing the dedication.
Inscription
GREAT /EUROPEAN WAR/ COMMENCED 1914/ PEACE 1919/ GREENGATES/ WESLEYAN/ SUNDAY SCHOOL/ ROLL OF HONOUR THE FOLLOWING OFFERED THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR COUNTRY/ (NAMES)/ PRESENTED TO THE CHURCH BY JOHN WHITFIELD/ SANDHURST IDLE, BRADFORD
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ackroyd, Edward
Ackroyd, Francis
Appleyard, Dan D
Appleyard, Harry S
Atkinson, Ernest
Barraclough, Walter
Beaumont, Kitchen
Berry, James
Boothroyd, Gilbert
Branson, George
See details for all 146 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 167
    Served and returned: 149
    Died: 18
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height C 5FT 6 IN, width C 3FT
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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