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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Barnsley
Town
Darfield
County
South Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 1944
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
5
Current location

Darfield Village Club
School Street
Darfield
Barnsley
South Yorkshire
ST3 9ET
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 41751 04340
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
A rectangular board, decorated by a pair of red, cotton curtains. Carved inscription at the top, followed by names. Names in two columns with gold lettering.
Inscription
1939-1945/ DARFIELD AND LOW VALLEY BRANCH/ ROLL OF HONOUR/ TO THE MEMORY OF MEMBERS WHO PAID/ THE SUPREME SACRIFICE/ (Names)/ LEST WE FORGET/ ALSO A TRIBUTE TO MEMBERS WHO/ SERVED IN HM FORCES/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 51
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: alphabetically by surname
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: depth 8cm, height 152cm, width 76cm
    Materials: Undefined
  • Frame
    Measurements: depth 8mm, height 152mm, width 76mm
    Materials: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private

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