Clayton West and High Hoyland War Memorial

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Details

  • Situated at the junction of Church Lane and Holmfield Road, Clayton West, Huddersfield.
  • The periods commemorated are the 1914-1919 and 1939-1945 world wars, and the Falklands War in 1982.

Photos

Clayton west map image
Clayton west map image
Clayton west map image
Clayton west map image
Clayton west map image

Location by map

The marker Google marker represents the location of the war memorial in Clayton West and High Hoyland.

Inscriptions

The main inscription reads:

1914 - 1919
To the
Glory of God
and in honour
of the men of
Clayton West and
High Hoyland
who gave their lives
in the service of
their country during
the Great War

The inscription below the 1914-1919 names reads:

Your memory hallowed in the land you loved

Names and plaques

1914-1919


  • Pte. A. Ackroyd
  • " N. Batty
  • " J. E. Borthwick
  • " E. Buckley
  • " J. M. Buckley
  • " H. Burton
  • " N. Burton
  • " A. Craven
  • Stoker. J. F. Elliott
  • Pte. S. Exley
  • " G. Gibson
  • " N. Goodworth
  • " F. Halstead
  • " J. H. Hoyle
  • " E. Low
  • " H. Peel
  • " H. Rhodes
  • " H. Sheard
  • Stoker. J. P. Sleaford
  • Pte. W. Whittaker
  • Capt. C. J. Wintour R. N
  • Pte. E. Woffindin
  • O/Seaman. C. Wood
  • Pte. A. Wilson
  • " F. Whittles
  • " W. Norton
  • " H. Morley
  • " E. Taylor
  • " J. Ward
  • " J. Beanland


1939-1945


  • Pte. E. Beaumont
  • SigMn. E. Bedford
  • Cpl. J. T. Blacker
  • Capt. M. Farrer
  • Lieut. K. D. Hounsfield
  • Sgt. A. Scott


1982 Falklands


  • Cpl. S. J. Sykes