Kirkburton War Memorial

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Details

  • Situated in the Garden of Remembrance below Kirkburton Church opposite the George Inn Public House, Kirkburton, Huddersfield. The Memorial is a stone cross with a crucifix and statue of St. George on a stepped hexagonal base with the names on the risers
  • The period commemorated is World War 1

    The entrance gates to the Garden of remembrance have been designed with a lamp and an inscription reading

    ‘TOC H 1915 – 1965. We will remember them

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Kirkburton War Memorial
Kirkburton War Memorial
Kirkburton War Memorial
Kirkburton War Memorial
Kirkburton War Memorial
Kirkburton War Memorial
Kirkburton War Memorial
Kirkburton War Memorial
Kirkburton War Memorial

Location by map

The marker Google marker represents the location of the war memorial in Kirkburton.

Inscriptions

The inscription on the memorial reads -:

Remember the men of Kirkburton who died for their Country

Names and plaques

World War 1
1915


  • J.W. Carter
  • J. Lucy
  • G. H. Redgwick
  • A. Lacey


World War 1
1916


  • W. Moorhouse
  • S. Carter
  • A.W. Carter
  • H. Oxley
  • F. Micklethwaite
  • F. Lodge
  • A.F. Lewis
  • C. S. Warey
  • J. Battye
  • F. Kaye
  • A. Matthews


World War 1
1917


  • N. Carter
  • H.W. Jepson
  • F. Hirst
  • W. Armitage
  • V. Lockwood
  • G.O. Rowlands
  • F.A. Carter
  • E. Brook
  • J. H. Beaumont
  • F. Cartwright
  • S. Hindle
  • C. E. Tiffany
  • C.E. Chambers
  • J. Wortley
  • G. A. Charlesworth
  • W. H. Neal
  • J. W. Senior
  • E. G. Phippard
  • J. E. Cain
  • J. Peckitt
  • F. Charlesworth
  • G. H. Lee
  • A. Oldroyd
  • T. Norton
  • B. Hill
  • W. Mallory
  • P. Kaye
  • H. A. Earnshaw
  • L. Goldthorpe
  • F. Wilkinson
  • W. Haigh


World War 1
1918


  • G. Haigh
  • F. Shaw
  • I. Hill
  • A. Newsome
  • G. E. Wilkinson
  • F. Spivey
  • R. R. Shaw
  • J. Brook
  • T. Scott
  • H. Haw
  • B. Barrowclough
  • J. F. Carter
  • T. Bland
  • B. Swift
  • J. F. Armitage
  • S. Littlewood
  • D. H. Roberts
  • H. Marsden


World War 1
1919


  • W.P. Shaw
  • H. Cartwright


World War 1
1920


  • B. Green