previous
next
  • Use this image under non-commercial licence

    This image was created and shared by: Norma Armston

    The image is free to reuse for non-commercial purposes under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. By downloading any images or embedding any media, you agree to the terms and conditions of the IWM Non Commercial Licence, including your use of the attribution statement specified by IWM. For this item, that is: © Norma Armston (WMR-66884)

    Embed
    HTML: BBCode:

Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Bolton
Town
Bolton
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
66884
Current location

In the newspapers safe
Bolton Newspaper Office
The Wellsprings
Victoria Square
Bolton
Bolton
Greater Manchester
BL1 1HE
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 71579 09205
Denomination: Undefined

View location on Google Maps
Description
Framed rectangular board with the names and dedication engraved.
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF THE 22 OFFICERS,/ NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICERS AND/ MEN OF TILLOTSON & SON, Ltd & ITS/ ASSOCIATED BOLTON COMPANIES WHO/ GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE WARS 1914 & 1939/ 1914 - 1918/ (Names)/ 1939 - 1945/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Atherton, James L
Barrett, Frank R
Bentley, Henry
Boudell, A Ronald
Brewis, Alan G
Brotherton, Tom
Collier, William
Crank, Frank
Dunion, Peter
Gatley, Peter
See details for all 22 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 11
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 11
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename, rank, regiment
    Order of information: Alphabetical by surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 11
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 11
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename, rank, regiment
    Order of information: Alphabetical by surname
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

This information is made available under a Creative Commons BY-NC licence.

This means you may reuse it for non-commercial purposes only and must attribute it to us using the following statement:

© WMR-66884

For queries, please contact memorials@iwm.org.uk.