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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
Town
Barnsley
County
South Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
71748
Current location

Situated behind the security doors not a public area.
Police Station
Churchfield
Barnsley
South Yorkshire
S70 2DL
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 34176 06563
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Framed certificate with calligraphy headings and names. Various coloured inks. Decorative scroll work above names includes a policeman's helmet and crossed truncheons. Commemorates 24 men who served and one who was killed. Decorative scroll work at the foot includes a small Barnsley Coat of Arms.
Inscription
BARNSLEY COUNTY BOROUGH POLICE / ROLL OF HONOUR / (decorative scrollwork) / WORLD WAR 1939-1945 / (names) / LEST WE FORGET / (name) / (decorative scrollwork)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Batty, D
Clinkscale, C J
Dunbar, R D
Edmondson, S
Green, E G
Gregory, B
Hebden, J C
Hodges, W A
Holland, J
Kelly, J
See details for all 25 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 25
    Served and returned: 24
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Initials, Surname, Rank, Regiment or Corps
    Order of information: Surname
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Barnsley Police

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