Moorend Working Men’s Club War Memorial

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

Details

  • Location – at present this memorial plaque is stored in a lock-up garage on the Dewsbury Moor Estate owned by the then Secretary of the Working Men’s Club for safe keeping.

    The Working Men’s Club was situated on the border of Heckmondwike and Dewsbury and the Club are trying to negotiate and arrange for it to be housed in St. John’s Church Dewsbury which is on Boothroyd Lane.
  • Moorend Working Men’s Club is no longer in existence due to dwindling members and resources, and closed down some months ago.

    Description - a large wooden memorial plaque detailing the men and women of the Club both those who served and those who made the ultimate sacrifice in World War 1

Photos

Location by map

The marker Google marker represents the location of the war memorial in Moorend Working Men’s Club.

Inscriptions

The Inscription reads:- :

Moorend
Working Men’s Club
In
Remembrance of the
Members of this Club
who gave their lives
during the Great War
1914 - 1918

Names and plaques


The Fallen


  • Edgar Armitage
  • William Hy Austwick
  • John Eastwood
  • John Ed Foster
  • Robert Gladman
  • Reuben Hepworth
  • Jesse Howgate
  • Ernest Kitchen
  • Ernest Newsome
  • Wainwright Richardson
  • John W. Ruddlesden
  • James Shaw
  • George Vollands



Roll of Honour
of the Members who served


  • H. Allsopp
  • J. Avison
  • T.W. Senior
  • E. Bailey
  • B. Batley
  • C.W. Bell
  • T. Breckon
  • S. Broadley
  • B. Brown
  • H. Bullock
  • B. Burnhill
  • J. Caisley
  • W.M. Charlesworth
  • W. Collinson
  • C. Coulson
  • J. Crossley
  • D. Crowther
  • H. Dennis
  • H. Denton
  • G. Dodson
  • C. Firth
  • H. Firth
  • J.W. Firth
  • A. Galloway
  • J.W. Galloway
  • A. Gibson
  • L. Glew
  • G.A. Goodall
  • A. Greenald
  • F. Grey
  • J. Brundell
  • R. Hemingway
  • E. Ineson
  • P. Ineson
  • H. Jessop
  • J.W. Joy
  • E. Kaye
  • A. Kendrick
  • J. Long
  • T. Lund
  • F. Lunn
  • F. Nelson
  • J. Newsome
  • A. Palmer
  • T. Patterson
  • A. Pickles
  • B. Pollard
  • A. Porritt
  • J. Prendergast
  • R.H. Ramsden
  • F. Redshaw
  • A. Richardson
  • J. Richardson
  • W. Richardson
  • J. Roberts
  • J.L. Ross
  • B. Scatchard
  • F. Senior
  • S. Shaw
  • E. Smith
  • H. Smith
  • J. Smith
  • W. Smithson
  • G. Speeden
  • H. Sutcliffe
  • E. Sykes
  • K. Thompson
  • A. Thornton
  • C. Threadgold
  • H. Walker
  • R. Walker
  • H. Wood
  • J. Wright
  • W. Wrigley
  • G.W. Pickles
  • G. Bull