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Memorial details

Memorial type
Addition to gravestone
District
Barnsley
Town
Barnsley
County
South Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
72214

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Current location

Plot H
Number 239
Barnsley Cemetery
Cemetery Road
Barnsley
Barnsley
South Yorkshire
S70 1XH
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 35335 05666
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Tall black marble stone with square top only broken by an upright mid placed three lobed projection. A row of indented carving runs below the top. Text is inscribed and shows white/grey against the dark stone. Commemorates one WW1 soldier and his parents.
Inscription
In / Loving Memory / of / ISRAEL SCARGILL / BORN APRIL 12TH 1846, / DIED OCTOBER 14TH 1907. / ALSO HARRY SCARGILL / SERGEANT 13TH BATT. Y&L REGT. / THE BELOVED SON OF THE ABOVE / WHO WAS KILLED IN ACTION IN FRANCE / JULY 1ST 1916, AGED 29 YEARS / GREATER LOVE THAT NO MAN THAN THIS / ALSO ELIZABETH / WIDOW OF THE ABOVE NAMED / ISRAEL SCARGILL / WHO DIED JUNE 16TH 1932, / AGED 83 YEARS.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Scargill, Harry
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Rank, Forname, Surname, Battalion, Regiment, date of death, place of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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