Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Lancaster
Town
Arkholme
County
Lancashire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
66667

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Current location

South wall of church just on the reverse side of the entrance door
St John the Baptist Church
Church Lane
Arkholme
Lancaster
Lancashire
LA6 1AY
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 58906 71828
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Modern Typescript Roll of Honour on paper in a glazed wooden frame
Inscription
Arkholme with Cawood/Roll of Honour of the Men and Women of the village who served in the Second World War/*Killed in Action/[names]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Cooper, Cecil
Denyer, Thomas
Hayton, Cecil
Hayton, Edward
Metcalfe, Thomas
Moss, Jack
Newby, Ernest
Newby, Harold
Newby, Nelly
Read, Bill
See details for all 18 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 18
    Served and returned: 17
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: depth 20mm, height 235mm, width 320mm
    Materials: Paper
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood, Glass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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