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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Rotherham
Town
Rotherham
County
South Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
52884
Current location

IN THE ARCHIVES AND LOCAL STUDIES SECTION
CENTRAL LIBRARY
Walker Place
Rotherham
Rotherham
South Yorkshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 430 931
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • PARK GATE IRON AND STEEL CO
    Parkgate
    Rotherham
    South Yorkshire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Two identical framed and glazed rolls of honour. Names of the fallen are marked by a cross. Additional roll of honour lists just those who died. Wreath flanked by union flag a naval flag are depicted at the top of the rolls of honour
Inscription
BOTH ROLLS OF HONOUR: ROLL OF HONOUR/ NAMES OF EMPLOYEES OF/ THE PARK GATE IRON & STEEL CO LTD/ WHO HAVE JOINED HIS MAJESTY'S FORCES/ EUROPEAN WAR 1914-1918/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allen, E
Ardron, Wm
Armison, G W A
Ashmore, E B
Austin, F
Austin, J
Baldwin, G L
Ball, A
Bamforth, J
Barraclough, G H
See details for all 212 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 392
    Served and returned: 361
    Died: 31
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,manner of death,additional,decorations
    Order of information: additional,surname,manner of death,decorations,rank,regiment
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • ROTHERHAM AND DISTRICT WAR MEMORIALS by WESTWOOD,F AND FEATHERSTONE,A 238-247 Source: Image Library UKNIWM OFFICE Published:PRIVATE 2003

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