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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Leeds
Town
Leeds
County
West Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
61575
Current location

Leeds Discovery Centre
Carlisle Road
Leeds
Leeds
West Yorkshire
LS10 1LB
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 309 325
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Rectangular board. Roll of Honour is painted in a banner format. The inscription is in gold lettering with names ordered into three columns. The central column with the names of those who died is incased within a painted laurel wreath and ribbon. The ribbon is inscibed and two crossed guns are painted at the centre foot of the wreath. Board is housed within a wooden frame.
Inscription
ROLL OF HONOUR/ (Names)/ DIED IN ACTION/ (Names)/ IN MEMORY OF THOSE WHO SERVED AND FELL IN THE SECOND GREAT WAR/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 89
    Served and returned: 85
    Died: 4
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,additional,decorations
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: depth 48mm, height 1105mm, width 1665mm
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
History
2010: Slight scratching and scuffing to board. Glass cover of frame broken.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Leeds Museums and Galleries
Reference
  • Leeds Museums and Galleries LEEDM.E.Y.9934

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