East Bierley War Memorial

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Details

  • Situated in the Memorial Gardens next to St Luke’s Church Centre on South View Road, East Bierley
  • The period commemorated is 1914 – 1919 and present conflict in Iraq.

Photos

East Bierley War Memorial
East Bierley War Memorial
East Bierley War Memorial
East Bierley War Memorial

Location by map

The marker Google marker represents the location of the war memorial in East Bierley.

Inscriptions

The East Bierley War Memorial has one inscription that reads::

TO THE MEN OF
HUNSWORTH
WHO SERVED IN
THE GREAT WAR
1914 - 1919
THESE GAVE THEIR LIVES

Names and plaques

1914 - 1919


  • Capt. James Leslie Oddy
  • " Donald Chartock Smith
  • L. Cpl. Gilbert Goodman
  • " John Rowlands
  • Gnr Philip Stanley Muff
  • " Harry Leonard Thornton
  • " Harold Mercer Verity
  • Spr. Horace Morton
  • Smn. Thomas Dibb Spence
  • Pte. Robinson Butterfield
  • " Lawrence Clayton
  • " Percy Clayton
  • " Joseph Craven
  • " Hiram Crossland
  • " Alfred Elison
  • " Harry Firth
  • Cpl. Walter Sydney Garbutt
  • Pte. William Hall
  • " Joseph Hare
  • " Rowland Hartley
  • " Frank Hartley
  • " Thomas Hargreaves
  • " Percy Jewitt
  • " Edgar Kaye
  • " Walter Kershaw
  • " John Mennells
  • " John William Oliver
  • " Herman Parker
  • " Howell Rees
  • " Squire Wilson Jnr


Greater love hath no Man
than this, that a Man lay
down his life for a friend

Iraq - 18th October 2005
1st battalion Coldstream Guards


  • Sgt. Christian Ian Hickey


1914 - 1919
These also served


  • Pte. Arthur Garner
  • " John O. Garbutt
  • " Matthew F. Garnett
  • " Wilfred Garside
  • " Edward H. Gibson
  • " Alick Green
  • " Rowland Hall
  • " Edward H. Haley
  • " George V. Hansworth
  • " Harold Hinchcliffe
  • " Frederick G. Holliday
  • " Percy Hoare
  • " Fred Houghton
  • " Ben Hudson
  • " Wm. Ed. Ingham
  • " John C. Joy
  • " Harold Keeling
  • " James Keeling
  • " Herbert C. Kershaw
  • " Ben Kirk
  • " John Wm. Kirk
  • " Irvine Kirk
  • " Willie Knelshaw
  • " Thomas Lambert
  • " Fred Lightowler
  • " Leonard E. Lincoln
  • " Robert Lincoln
  • " Alfred Marshall
  • " Wm. E. Metcalfe
  • " Walter Midgely
  • " Arthur Midgely
  • " Harry Moore
  • " George F. Myers
  • " Arthur Norton
  • " A. Edgar Oddy
  • " Joseph W. Padgett
  • " Clarence Padgett
  • " Joseph H. Pearson
  • " Tom Pyrah
  • " Albert E. Riley
  • " William Robson
  • " Willie Scott
  • " Samuel F. Sharp
  • " John Shaw
  • " John Siddons
  • " Maurice Smith
  • " Ben Smith
  • " Dan Speight
  • " Rufus Speight
  • " George E. Spensley
  • " George R. Verity
  • " Isaac Walker
  • " Fred Walker
  • " Willam Ward
  • " Hedley Waterhouse
  • " Wm. N. Waterhouse
  • " Squire Wilson Snr
  • " Squire Wilson Jnr
  • " Clifford Wormald
  • " Edgar Workman
  • Snd.Ofcr. William Shaw
  • Co.Sgt.Mjr. Fred Padgett
  • Sgt. Mjr. Hedley Carrodus
  • Sgt. Instr George W. Robinson
  • Sgt. Samuel Wilman
  • Cpl. Charles H. Blackburn
  • " Herbert Haigh
  • " Robert H. Verity
  • " Joseph Whitehead
  • Bom. Tom Stringer
  • " George I. Thornton
  • L. Bom. Percy Garner
  • L. Cpl. Joseph Baxendale
  • " George H. Booth
  • " Hubert M. Craven
  • " Joseph Ellison
  • " George F. Garside
  • " Norman Haigh
  • " Wm. H. Holdsworth
  • " Arthur Hutchinson
  • " Harry Jackson
  • " Fred Smith
  • " Alfred Wilburn
  • " Fred Wormald
  • Sgt. Frank Hayhurst
  • " Arnold Mosley
  • Smn. Norman Bastow
  • " Wilfred Bastow
  • " Frank Halliday
  • " Wm. H. Littlewood
  • " Herbert B. Verity
  • Gnr. Abram Ambler
  • " Harry Hoare
  • " Robert Hutchinson
  • " Harry Midgley
  • " Joseph J. Mosley
  • " Thackrah Oddy
  • " Harold Rhodes
  • " Frank Thornton
  • Spr. Frank Hardisty
  • Dvr. Johnny Firth
  • " John Peacock
  • Pte. Arthur R. Allenby
  • " Sidney R. Allenby
  • " Douglas Ashworth
  • " Randall Belfield
  • " Walter Berry
  • " Harry Booth
  • " Matthew Boyes
  • " Joseph Broadbent
  • " Alin Butterfield
  • " Jack Carrodus
  • " Arthur Chambers
  • " Rawdon Clough
  • " Harry Craven
  • " Wm. E. Crossland
  • " Herbert Dean
  • " Alfred H. Edmondson
  • " Tom Edmondson
  • " Arthur Foster
  • " James A. Garner