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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Organ or organ part
District
Rotherham
Town
Kimberworth
County
South Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 7th December 1919
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
52849
Current location

KIMBERWORTH UNITER REFORMED CHURCH
Kimberworth Rd
Kimberworth
Rotherham
South Yorkshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 410 931
Denomination: Methodist

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Description
Organ with dedicatory bronze plaque
Inscription
THIS ORGAN IS ERECTED TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN EVER-HONOURED/ MEMORY OF THE 146 GALLANT SOULS FROMT HIS CHURCH WHO WENT/ FORTH AND FOUGHT FOR FREEDOM IN THE GREAT WORLD WAR 1914 - 1919./ (NAMES)/ "THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allen, Geo Hy
Allison, Frank
Allott, Fred
Arnold, Harold
Atkins, John
Atkins, John
Baggott, John
Barraclough, Austin
Bates, Joseph
Batty, Thomas
See details for all 141 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 162
    Served and returned: 146
    Died: 16
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: forename,manner of death,additional,decorations
    Order of information: additional,manner of death,forename,decorations
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Paper
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
  • Organ or Organ part
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Memorial: C £79

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • ROTHERHAM AND DISTRICT WAR MEMORIALS by WESTWOOD,F AND FEATHERSTONE,A 177-181 Source: Image Library UKNIWM OFFICE Published:PRIVATE 2003

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