Earlsheaton War Memorial

Streetscene and Housing (carolyn.walker@kirklees.gov.uk)

Details

  • Situated in Earlsheaton Park at the Park Road / High Street entrance to the Park. The Memorial is situated at the bottom of the avenue of Remembrance trees planted on the 31st December 1929
  • The period commemorated is 1914 – 1919, 1939 – 1945 and the Korean War of 1950 - 1953

Photos

Earlsheaton War Memorial
Earlsheaton War Memorial
Earlsheaton War Memorial
Earlsheaton War Memorial
Earlsheaton War Memorial
Earlsheaton War Memorial
Earlsheaton War Memorial
Earlsheaton War Memorial

Location by map

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

Inscriptions

The Inscription reads::

In Memory of
the Men of
Earlsheaton
who sacrificed their
lives through the
Great War
1939 – 1945 and Korean Conflicts

“Their Portion is with the
Eternal”



HONOUR



1914 - 1918

Names and plaques


Right hand side


  • Airey W
  • Armitage E
  • Bailey I
  • Batley L
  • Bailes R
  • Barber J
  • C H Bedford
  • Berry W
  • Bingham G
  • Blackburn I
  • Blackburn L
  • Blakey F. N
  • Broadhead E
  • Brooke H
  • Brown J. B
  • Broomhead R. H
  • Brearey C
  • Burns R. A
  • Buckley H. S
  • Cocker H
  • Cooper J. E
  • Collier E
  • Croft P
  • Crosby W
  • Day H
  • Daughtry P
  • Dunford H
  • Everitt H
  • Evans W
  • Fawcett G. H
  • Field J
  • Fisher J. S
  • Gaunt H
  • Gibson A
  • Giggal L
  • Graham T.H
  • Hall E
  • Haggar R
  • Haigh G
  • Haley R. T
  • Hirst W
  • Hemingway A


1939 – 1945 and the Korean War of 1950 - 1953


  • Ayscough J. W
  • Asquith T
  • Backhouse G
  • Blackburn F
  • Beevers K
  • Catchpole R
  • Charlesworth P
  • Child C. C
  • Cope E
  • Cooper T


LOVE


Rear panel


  • Hardy A
  • Hemingway W
  • Hinton W
  • Hirst W. H
  • Holliday H
  • Howgate W
  • Hornsby G. H
  • Hoyle T. A
  • Huskinson A
  • Ibbotson T
  • Idle H
  • Joy A
  • Jennings I
  • Keighley N
  • Kilburn E
  • Lawton P
  • Littlewood J. A
  • Lee S
  • Lumb L. H
  • McColl J. E
  • Megson J
  • Megson P
  • Mitchell J. J
  • Moffatt C
  • Newsome H. L
  • Newsome H
  • Newsome R
  • Newsome W
  • Oates R.E
  • Parkinson H
  • Pollitt S
  • Prentice J
  • Preston R
  • Riley T
  • Ripley f
  • Rowley E
  • Rowley H
  • Ruddlesden W
  • Scholefield N
  • Scott J. M


1939 – 1945 and the Korean War 1950 – 1953


  • J. R. M Critchley
  • Donnelly W
  • Eggett J
  • Gibson A
  • Hicks L
  • Holmes G
  • Hooper H
  • Issott T. W
  • James A
  • Midgley T


SACRIFICE


Left hand side


  • Scott M
  • Senior C
  • Senior H
  • Senior H
  • Senior P
  • Slater J
  • Smith I
  • Spedding J
  • Squires I
  • Squires H
  • Summerscales H
  • Swithenbank A
  • Swithenbank W
  • Sykes F
  • Sykes G
  • Sykes J. W
  • Taylor F
  • Taylor G. B
  • Thompson W. H
  • Walker A
  • Walshaw A
  • Ward H. L
  • Ward W
  • Waterhouse G
  • Watson A
  • Watson E
  • Watson F
  • Wheatley H
  • Wheatley J
  • White J
  • Wilkinson N
  • Willett E
  • Wilson E
  • Wilson G
  • Wilson H
  • Wilson M
  • Winstanley J
  • Woodcock J
  • Youngs C
  • Waterworth c
  • Brooke F


1939 – 1945 and the Korean War 1950 – 1953


  • Naylor G. W
  • Riley F
  • Robertshaw A. E
  • Squires F
  • Stephenson F
  • Tillotson N. S
  • Tolson R. R
  • Tudor C
  • Walshaw K
  • Wood W


DUTY