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Memorial details

Memorial type
Photograph
District
Burnley
Town
Burnley
County
Lancashire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
51446
Current location

Towneley Museum
The Avenue
Burnley
Burnley
Lancashire
BB11 3RQ
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 85435 30860
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Private Address
    Nelson
    Pendle
    Lancashire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SD 870 380
    Denomination: Undefined
  • Cross Bank Wesleyan Church
    Padiham
    Burnley
    Lancashire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
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Description
Photographic roll of honour with dedicatory inscription in the centre and photographs of the men placed around
Inscription
Centre: ROLL OF HONOUR/ CROSS BANK/ WESLEYAN CHURCH/ AND/ SUNDAY SCHOOL/ PADIHAM/ "THEY DIED IN WAR THAT WE AT PEACE MIGHT LIVE / THEY GAVE THEIR BEST SO WE OUR BEST SHOULD GIVE / NOT FOR THEMSELVES; FOR JUSTICCE, FREEDOM, RIGHT, / THEY FOUGHT AND BID US FORWARD IN THE FIGHT / "WHOEVER SHALL LOSE HIS LIFE SHALL PRESERVE IT / LUKE 17 VERSE 32 Around Centre: (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Anderton, Robert
Ashworth, Herbert
Astley, Willie
Atkinson, John
Brooksbank, Harold
Bullen, R
Bush, Charles
Helm, Alfonso
Hill, Heaton
Hindle, William
See details for all 21 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 42
    Served and returned: 21
    Died: 21
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,year died,regiment,place of death,forename,manner of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Photograph/s
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Paper
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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