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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Barnsley
Town
Barnsley
County
South Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
70385
Current location

Barnsley Baptist Church
Sheffield Road
Barnsley
Barnsley
South Yorkshire
S70 1JJ
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 34852 05862
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
A brass plaque comprising a decorative raised border of vines and grapes around a panel with inscription and names. 19 men are remembered from the Great War.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD / ERECTED BY THIS CHURCH / AND CONGREGATION IN LOVING / AND GRATEFUL MEMORY OF / (names) / WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1919. / "In the covert of Thy Presence shall thou hide them."
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bailey, F L
Betchetti, J
Bird, R
Hardisty, E
Hirst, C H
Hobson, H
Kevitt, E
Kevitt, J W
Kevitt, W H A
Lever, J
See details for all 19 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 19
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 19
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Initial(s) and surname
    Order of information: Initial(s), Surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Baptist Church

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