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Memorial details

Memorial type
Pillar / Column
District
Leeds
Town
Oulton
County
West Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 19 September 1926
    Attended by:
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
46947
Current location

At the junction of Aberford Road and Fleet Lane
Aberford Rd
Oulton
Leeds
West Yorkshire
LS26 8HS
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 36426 28397
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Three stepped base surmounted by square column and orb. Inscription on each side of the column. WW2 names on a brass plaque affixed to the front face of the column base. Wreath carved in relief above each inscription section
Inscription
6 O'CLOCK FACE: THE GREAT WAR/ IN/ GRATEFUL MEMORY/ OF THE MEN/ OF/ OULTON/ WITH/ WOODLESFORD/ WHO/ GAVE THEIR LIVES/ FOR THEIR COUNTRY 3, 9 AND 12 O'CLOCK FACES: (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Arch, Thomas
Atha, Walter
Atkinson, Arthur
Audsley, Reginald
Blacker, William
Borman, John G
Britton, Albert
Britton, Ernest
Brook, George Wm
Caine, John At
See details for all 64 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 63
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 63
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 24
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 24
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Column
    Measurements: depth C 1500MM, height C 5500MM, width C 1500MM
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
LEEDS CITY COUNCIL
Reference

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