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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Rotherham
Town
Dinnington
County
South Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 5th September 1920
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
52825
Current location

St Leonards Church
Church Lane
Dinnington
Rotherham
South Yorkshire
S25 2PQ
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 52547 85894
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Metal plaque
Inscription
1914 - 1919/ REMEMBER WITH THANKSGIVING,/ THE TRUE AND FAITHFUL MEN/ WHO IN THESE YEARS OF WAR/ WENT FORTH FROM THIS PLACE/ FOR GOD AND RIGHT,/ THE NAMES OF THOSE WHO/ RETURNED NOT AGAIN, ARE/ HERE INSCRIBED TO BE HONOURED FOR EVERMORE/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, J
Anderson, A
Bailey, D
Barber, T
Bellamy, J
Besant, A
Bowman, J
Burton, J G
Bussey, G
Cadwallender, H
See details for all 96 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 194
    Served and returned: 97
    Died: 97
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank
    Order of information: surname,rank
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • ROTHERHAM AND DISTRICT WAR MEMORIALS by WESTWOOD,F AND FEATHERSTONE,A 141-142 Source: Image Library UKNIWM OFFICE Published:PRIVATE 2003

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