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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Rotherham
Town
Thorpe Hesley
County
South Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
52923
Current location

Holy Trinity Church
Sough Hall Avenue
Thorpe Hesley
Rotherham
South Yorkshire
S61 2QJ
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 37828 96022
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Framed and glazed roll of honour
Inscription
THIS/ ROLL OF HONOUR/ IS PLACED IN THORPE HESLEY CHURCH TO KEEP IN MIND THOSE WHO RESPONDED/ TO THE CALL OF THEIR COUNTRY TO FIGHT FOR RIGHT AND JUSTICE IN THE GREAT/ WAR 1914 - 1915./ (NAMES)/ GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS THAT A MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS. S. JOHN XV. 13 F.A.B.17-7-1915
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allott, A
Ardron, W
Ardron, W
Arnell, C
Bamforth, F
Bamforth, S
Bamforth, S
Bamforth, W
Beard, E
Bennett, M
See details for all 83 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 90
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 90
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment
    Order of information: surname,rank,regiment
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Unknown
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • ROTHERHAM AND DISTRICT WAR MEMORIALS by WESTWOOD,F AND FEATHERSTONE,A 317-319 Source: Image Library UKNIWM OFFICE Published:PRIVATE 2003

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