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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Leeds
Town
Gildersome
County
West Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
69127
Current location

Gildersome Baptist Church
Church Street
Gildersome
Leeds
West Yorkshire
LS27 7AN
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 24118 29426
Denomination: Baptist

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Description
Rectangular board with a triangular pediment and a carved pillar each side. Below are two corbels with lion's heads and at the top is a gilded latin cross. The names are in a single column in gold lettering.
Inscription
IN HONOURED MEMORY/ OF THE MEN OF THIS/ CONGREGATION WHO LAID/ DOWN THEIR LIVES IN THE/ GREAT WARS./ 1914-1918/ (Names)/ 1939-1945/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Beevers, George H
Bywater, Leonard T
Crowther, Horace
Holdsworth, Arthur
Naylor, Eddie
Stephenson, Clarence
Stephenson, Leonard
Thackray, Fred
See details for all 8 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 6
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 6
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forenames, surnames.
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forenames, surnames.
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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