Scissett War Memorial

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Details

  • Situated at the junction of Busker Lane and Wakefield Road, Scissett. The Memorial is a tall column in the shape of a cross with an octagonal base
  • The period commemorated is 1914 – 1919 and 1939 – 1945

Photos

Scissett Park War Memorial
Scissett Park War Memorial
Scissett Park War Memorial

Location by map

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

Inscriptions

The Inscription reads:

To the
Glory of God
and in
loving memory of
those
who gave their lives
in the Great War
whose names
are here on inscribed
1914 - 1918

Names and plaques

1914 - 1918


  • Fred Bean
  • Norman Battye
  • Fred Bell
  • John Bowker
  • Alfred Craven
  • Wilfred Everitt
  • Ernest Exley
  • Percy Exley
  • Fred Firth
  • Donald R.F. Jackson
  • Alfred Lacey
  • Harold Peel
  • Spencer Race
  • Horace Rhodes
  • Archie Roberts
  • Tom Stead
  • Alfred Tyas
  • George Vigors
  • J. Harold Whittell
  • Arthur L. Wilson


1939 - 1945


  • James Fisher
  • Norman Greaves
  • Jack Hudson
  • Peter Robinson
  • Clifford Tinker
  • Jack Tinsley