Thurstonland War Memorial

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Details

  • Situated at the junction of Marsh Hall Lane and ‘The Village’ in the centre of Thurstonland approximately 150 yards from the village school.
  • The period commemorated is 1914 – 1919 and 1939 – 1945.

    Description - this is a stone built monument standing approximately 15’ in height with a wreath at the top, set in a walled area and surrounded by floral decorations.

Photos

Thurstonland War Memorial
Thurstonland War Memorial

Location by map

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

Inscriptions

The Inscription reads:

Our Glorious Dead

Names and plaques



  • J. Armitage
  • C. Backhouse
  • E. Barlow
  • E. Brawn
  • T. Clegg
  • E. Gill
  • P. Kaye
  • R. Lloyd
  • H. Lodge
  • J. Murphy
  • A. V. Naylor
  • H. Hardcastle
  • G. Hirst
  • T. Lockwood
  • I. Robinson
  • E. Price
  • A. Rhodes
  • A. W. Rothery
  • W. Thewlis
  • M. Tuohy
  • A. Vause
  • H. Walton
  • L. Walton
  • E. A. H. Ward
  • H. Woodward
  • W. Johnsey


Their sacrifice shall live for ever
1914 + 1919



  • R. Crawford
  • K. Credland
  • A. Herbert
  • K. D. Hounsfield
  • L. Lynch
  • F. Rose


1939 + 1945