Mirfield War Memorial

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Details

  • Situated in Ings Grove Park on Huddersfield Road approaching the Town from a western direction
  • The period commemorated is 1914 – 1919 and 1939 – 1945.

    Description – the Monument is in limestone with a tall column on a square base and the names of the fallen in both World Wars are at the rear of the Monument set in a red bricked walled area comprising of eight plaques. The three left and right plaques refer to World War 1 and the two centre plaques to World War 2

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Mirfield War Memorial
Mirfield War Memorial
Mirfield War Memorial
Mirfield War Memorial
Mirfield War Memorial
Mirfield War Memorial
Mirfield War Memorial
Mirfield War Memorial
Mirfield War Memorial
Mirfield War Memorial

Location by map

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

Inscriptions

The Inscription reads:

In Grateful Memory
of
the Men of Mirfield
who gave their lives in the
service of their King & Country
in the Great War 1914 – 1919

and the World War 1939 – 1945

Names and plaques

1914 - 1919
Plaque No 1


  • Appleyard L
  • Armitage H
  • Armitage H
  • Barker S
  • Beaumont H
  • Beaumont S
  • Beaumont H
  • Beaumont F
  • Beaumont W
  • Beevers G
  • Bellfield W
  • Betsworth H
  • Binns J
  • Blackburn W
  • Blackburn A
  • Booth F
  • Bowness W. H
  • Broadley J. H
  • Brook E
  • Brook G
  • Brook T
  • Brook W. H
  • Bruce E
  • Brunt F. C
  • Burton A
  • Carter R
  • Cassell B
  • Castle H
  • Castle J
  • Chadwick P
  • Cheetam A
  • Clarke J


1914 - 1919
Plaque No 2


  • Cole H
  • Cotton H
  • Coates F
  • Craggs H
  • Crowther W
  • Crowther E
  • Crawshaw R
  • Dixon W
  • Dransfield H
  • Dyson G. E
  • Dyson R
  • Dyson P
  • Dyson G. H
  • Dyson C. A
  • Eastwood T. H
  • Eggleston W
  • Dawson P
  • Elliott J
  • Ellis H
  • Ellis C. W
  • Ellis G. R
  • Ellis J. N
  • Ellis F. B
  • Ellis J. B
  • Fearnley F
  • Fearnley A
  • Fernsides F. D
  • Fisher A
  • France A
  • Freshney G
  • Fleetwood S
  • Furness H
  • Garside J


1914 - 1919
Plaque No 3


  • Goodall F. R
  • Gospel W. W
  • Green A
  • Greenwood P
  • Hamer T
  • Hargreaves C
  • Hatfield A
  • Heape A
  • Hebblethwaite G
  • Hemingway S
  • Hemingway H
  • Heeley A
  • Hinchliffe J. R
  • Hinchliffe E
  • Hinchliffe H
  • Hirst S
  • Hobson A
  • Holmes C. H
  • Holmes E. C
  • Holmes S
  • Holt R. E
  • Holt R. S
  • Holt J
  • Hopkinson T
  • Hopkinson H
  • Horsman H
  • Horsfall J
  • Hullah F. A
  • Hutchinson H
  • Ibberson G
  • Jackson E
  • Jackson S


1939 - 1945
Plaque No 4


  • Armitage R. E
  • Armitage S
  • Atkinson E
  • Beaumont G. W
  • Blackburn J
  • Brammall G
  • Brannan R
  • Broadbent S
  • Coupland J
  • Crosland D
  • Crothers B
  • Crothers K
  • Drake H
  • Dransfield G
  • Eastwood E
  • Ellam H
  • Ellis J. B
  • Frost J
  • Fearnley H
  • Garnett R
  • Gibbs D
  • Gibbs H. R
  • Gibbs J. W
  • Gibson E
  • Gosling H
  • Harding C
  • Heeley H
  • Heeley L
  • Hitchen A. L
  • Hollas R
  • Hoole R
  • Kershaw J. B
  • Leatham F
  • Ledgard D
  • Ledgard E


1939 - 1945
Plaque No 5


  • Le-Gassick F
  • Lister R
  • Lonsdale P
  • Mackenzie W. A. B
  • Marshall J. B
  • Matthews J. L
  • Mayfield J
  • Mellor K
  • Middleton H
  • Mills F.E
  • Newton M
  • Nelson D
  • Nunn G. L
  • Peel E
  • Schofield F
  • Schorah J. R
  • Simpson J. H
  • Singleton L. V
  • Steel J
  • Stott J
  • Swithenbank F
  • Taylor D
  • Taylor F
  • Walker B. L
  • Walker G. S
  • Walker J
  • Webley W. C
  • Wensley D
  • West G
  • White D
  • Whiteley J. W
  • Wilson C
  • Wilson P. W. G
  • Wilby A


1914 - 1919
Plaque No 6


  • Jackson T. W
  • Jessop H
  • Jessop F
  • Johnson H. E
  • Laycock J
  • Ledgard A
  • Lister J
  • Littlewood A
  • Loader A
  • Loader G. H
  • Maloney W. E
  • Mann A. F
  • Mann W
  • Marriott J. G
  • Marriott R
  • Martindale L
  • Oldroyd G.E
  • Micklethwaite A
  • Micklethwaite A
  • Midwood N
  • Midwood H
  • Midwood H
  • Milner J
  • Morton E
  • Naylor A
  • Normington H
  • North H
  • Oates R. L
  • Oates E
  • Oates C
  • Oates G
  • Oldroyd J
  • Oldroyd C


1914 - 1919
Plaque No 7


  • Oldroyd J
  • Oldroyd F
  • Patman F
  • Paviour H
  • Parker C. W
  • Pearson E. V
  • Peace W
  • Pickersgill H
  • Pollard H
  • Popplewell W. E
  • Popplewell A
  • Popplewell H
  • Ramsden T
  • Rawnsley T. H
  • Richardson A
  • Rochelle T. R
  • Swindley E
  • Rodger W. A
  • Roberts A
  • Rowe H. S
  • Saynor J
  • Scholefield G. W
  • Schofield J. O
  • Sheard F
  • Sheard T. H
  • Sheard H
  • Sheard S
  • Sheard P
  • Simpson J. H
  • Simpson R. H
  • Smith J. E
  • Sowden L
  • Summerscales H


1914 - 1919
Plaque No 8


  • Sykes R
  • Sykes W
  • Sykes F
  • Taylor C
  • Taylor I
  • Taylor G
  • Taylor J. R
  • Taylor J
  • Tennison A
  • Thornton E
  • Thornton J
  • Thornton J
  • Thorpe B
  • Threadgold F
  • Travis T
  • Walker H. G
  • Woodcock J
  • Walker G. A
  • Walker B.
  • Walker C. G
  • Wallace T
  • Wallace J
  • Walshaw G
  • Watson J. L
  • Weldrick W
  • Webster H
  • Wheatley A. N
  • Whitfield D
  • Wilson G. C
  • Wood W
  • Wood J
  • Wood A
  • Woodall H