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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Kirklees
Town
Huddersfield
County
West Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
46991
Current location

ON THE LANDING BETWEEN THE GROUND FLOOR AND FIRST FLOOR
TOWN HALL
Huddersfield
Kirklees
West Yorkshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 144 164
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
RECTANGULAR BRONZE PLAQUE WITH INSCRIPTION IN RELIEF. SYMMETRICAL PATTERN BORDER ON THE PLAQUE.
Inscription
TOP: COUNTY BOROUGH OF HUDDERSFIELD CENTRE SECTION: ROLL OF HONOUR/ EMPLOYEES OF THE CORPORATION WHO/ LOST THEIR LIVES IN TWO WORLD WARS/ 1939 1945/ (NAMES) LEFT AND RIGHT HAND SIDES: 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allott, W C
Barnett, G M
Barritt, N E
Birchley, F
Booth, O
Bower, J T
Brier, T
Broadbent, R
Brook, F W
Brotherton, R
See details for all 84 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 116
    Served and returned: 58
    Died: 58
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,regiment
    Order of information: surname,regiment
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 84
    Served and returned: 42
    Died: 42
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height C 3FT, width C 7FT
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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