Cleckheaton War Memorial

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

Details

  • Situated in Cleckheaton Memorial Park in the centre of the town.
  • The periods commemorated are 1914-1918 and 1939-1945.

Photos

Cleckheaton War Memorial
Cleckheaton War Memorial
Cleckheaton War Memorial
Cleckheaton War Memorial
Cleckheaton War Memorial
Cleckheaton War Memorial
Cleckheaton War Memorial
Cleckheaton War Memorial
Cleckheaton War Memorial
Cleckheaton War Memorial
Cleckheaton War Memorial
Cleckheaton War Memorial
Cleckheaton War Memorial
Cleckheaton War Memorial
Cleckheaton War Memorial
Cleckheaton War Memorial
Cleckheaton War Memorial
Cleckheaton War Memorial

Location by map

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

Inscriptions

The front inscription reads:

Honour to the
immortal dead
That great white company
of shining souls who
gave their youth that
the world might grow old
In peace
MCMXIV-MCMXVIII

The rear inscription reads:

At the going
down of the sun
and in the morning
we will think of
them

The lower inscription reads:

Urban District of Spenborough
This memorial was unveiled
by
Lt. Col. Alfred L. Mowat. D.S.O., M.C.
on the 11th November 1922

Names and plaques


Urban District of Spenborough
This memorial was unveiled
by
Lt. Col. Alfred L. Mowat. D.S.O. M.C


  • Dawson J H
  • King J W
  • McMullen D
  • Ripley H



Plaque No 1


  • Abbot G
  • Adams A
  • Addy E
  • Aked T. H
  • Akers S
  • Alderson F
  • Alderson N
  • Anderson F
  • Anderton W. L
  • Armstrong A. E
  • Armytage A
  • Asquith J. H
  • Asquith P
  • Ashbury W
  • Auty W
  • Backhous E
  • Baines B. T
  • Balmforth W
  • Banner W. F
  • Barber B
  • Barker N. W
  • Barker W
  • Bailey R
  • Barraclough D
  • Barraclough F
  • Barstow R
  • Bates W
  • Bates S
  • Bates R. C
  • Battye J. E
  • Battye H
  • Beaumont W
  • Beaumont E
  • Bell A
  • Benson A
  • Benson H
  • Bentley C
  • Bentley H
  • Bentley J
  • Bentley P
  • Berry A
  • Blackburn B
  • Blamires H
  • Blamires G
  • Booth B
  • Booth H
  • Bottomley F
  • Bowles A. W
  • Broadbent H
  • Broadhead J
  • Broadhead J
  • Broadley J. W
  • Broadwith A.
  • Briggs H.
  • Brook A.
  • Brook J.T
  • Brooke G.H
  • Brooke H
  • Brooke S
  • Brooke W. E
  • Brown F.E
  • Bryan E
  • Bryan P.C
  • Burrows J.C
  • Burton W.
  • Butterfield E.
  • Butterfield J.



Plaque No 2


  • Butterworth S
  • Carter G
  • Carter J
  • Carter T
  • Carver H. L
  • Chalkley A
  • Chapman E
  • Child J. A
  • Clarke E
  • Clayton L
  • Clayton P
  • Cliff H
  • Clegg B
  • Clough A
  • Clough J
  • Clough J
  • Clough T. W
  • Cocksedge H
  • Colbenson S
  • Collett H
  • Collett J. E
  • Collingwood G
  • Collingwood N
  • Collinson H
  • Collinson R
  • Cooper H
  • Crawshaw H
  • Crossley A. S
  • Crowther S
  • Crowther J. W
  • Curtis J. A
  • Day G
  • Dennerley E
  • Denham J. L
  • Dobson F
  • Dowson G
  • Drake E
  • Drake R
  • Dransfield H
  • Drew E
  • Duddy J
  • Dyson L
  • Eccles G. B
  • Ellis H
  • Ellis H
  • Ellis L. A
  • Ellis M
  • Ellis W. A
  • Elsey P
  • Exley F. E
  • Fawcett H
  • Fawcett P
  • Fawcett S
  • Fearnley H. F
  • Fearnside R. H
  • Feather E
  • Feather S
  • Fenton D. H
  • Firn A
  • Firth C
  • Firth H
  • Firth R
  • Firth T
  • Fisher H
  • Fisher H
  • Fitton W. R
  • Flint W



Plaque No 3


  • Frost J. W
  • Furness E
  • Furness H
  • Furness G. H
  • Gill C
  • Gill .
  • Gill M
  • Goldthorp F
  • Goldthorp F
  • Goldthorp B. C
  • Gomersall F
  • Gomersall F
  • Goodall G
  • Gore A
  • Gough F
  • Gould E
  • Greaves A
  • Green J
  • Green L
  • Green S
  • Gregory W. J
  • Gwynn J. T
  • Haigh F
  • Haigh F. E
  • Haigh W
  • Hainsworth C
  • Haley J. E
  • Haley J
  • Haley S
  • Haley W
  • Hall A
  • Hall W. W
  • Halmshaw E
  • Halmshaw J
  • Hammond W
  • Hampshire H
  • Hanson F
  • Hardisty H
  • Harewood W
  • Hargreaves R
  • Hargreaves S
  • Hargreaves W
  • Harper R
  • Harrison A
  • Harrison T. W. B
  • Hartley R
  • Hawksworth H
  • Hawksworth J
  • Hayes J
  • Haynes A
  • Heaton J
  • Heeley L
  • Hegarty J
  • Hemingway C
  • Hemingway F
  • Hemingway H
  • Hepworth H. T
  • Hepworth N
  • Hey H
  • Hey J
  • Hill G
  • Hinchliffe F
  • Hirst A
  • Hirst A. E
  • Hirst C
  • Hirst H
  • Hirst R



Plaque No 4


  • Hirst S
  • Hirst W
  • Hodgson G
  • Hodgson T
  • Hodgson W
  • Holroyd E
  • Holroyd P
  • Holmes J
  • Hopkinson W. E
  • Horne G. W
  • Horsfall J
  • Horton H
  • Howarth J
  • Hughesman G. H
  • Hunneybell F
  • Hunt C
  • Hurley A
  • Hutchinson D
  • Hyde C. S
  • Hyde E. E
  • Ibbotson G. H
  • Illingworth A
  • Irish E
  • Jackson A
  • Jackson F
  • Jackson F
  • Jackson F. H
  • Jackson J. H
  • Jackson L
  • Jackson W
  • James H. A
  • Jessop H
  • Jones H
  • Jowett F
  • Jowett H
  • Jowett J. A
  • Jowett L
  • Jowett T
  • Jude J. W
  • Keighley L
  • Kellett A
  • Kent F
  • Kershaw A
  • Kershaw F
  • Kershaw M
  • Kilburn S
  • Kitchen M
  • Kitts E
  • Knight E. F
  • Knowles H
  • Knowles S
  • Lanceley G. A
  • Leadbeater T. H
  • Ledgard L
  • Lee W
  • Leech H. B
  • Linley A
  • Lister A
  • Lister B
  • Litchfield P
  • Loft A. C
  • Longfield C
  • Lonsdale C. W
  • Lord H
  • Lovatt J
  • Lucas H
  • Lyon H
  • Mallinson L. B



Plaque No 5


  • Mann A. L
  • Mann L. H
  • Marley J. W
  • Marsh R
  • Marshall L
  • Marsland G
  • Maude J
  • McClintock T
  • McHugh W
  • McKay C. C
  • McLaughlin M
  • Mellor H
  • Metcalf J. C
  • Metcalfe J. F
  • Middleton N
  • Milsom C
  • Monk C. W
  • Moorhouse H
  • Morris G. H
  • Morrist H
  • Mortimer S
  • Moss J. W
  • Moulson G
  • Mowat J. Graham
  • Muff E
  • Muffitt L
  • Naylor C
  • Naylor F
  • Naylor G
  • Naylor M
  • Needham E. C
  • Newcombe P
  • Newlands S
  • Newsome R
  • Noden P
  • Nottingham A
  • Oakes H. L
  • Oates E
  • Oldfield J
  • Oldham J. W
  • Outram A
  • Parkin C
  • Parkin F
  • Parkinson H
  • Parkinson W
  • Peace C. E
  • Pearson A
  • Pearson E
  • Pearson F
  • Pearson L
  • Pearson G. A
  • Pease T. J
  • Peel W
  • Penney R
  • Pickles H
  • Pinder W
  • Poutney E
  • Price J. W
  • Priestley H
  • Radforth H
  • Ramsden C
  • Read P
  • Redfearn N
  • Redman R. T
  • Rhodes K
  • Roberts J. A
  • Robertshaw H



Plaque No 6


  • Robinson A
  • Robinson B
  • Robinson G
  • Robinson F
  • Robinson J. W
  • Robinson P. H
  • Roger H
  • Rollinson J. G
  • Rose I
  • Ross I. L
  • Ross S. L
  • Rothery F
  • Rowbottom V
  • Rowley A
  • Rymer N. A
  • Sadler J. R
  • Sadler W. C
  • Sampson E. J
  • Saville A
  • Schofield J
  • Schofield F
  • Schofield G. A
  • Sellers D
  • Senior A
  • Senior G. F
  • Sessions A
  • Sharp W
  • Sharp F
  • Shaw P
  • Sheard J
  • Shearer D. A
  • Shepley H
  • Simpson G
  • Simpson W. G
  • Siswell B
  • Smith A. E
  • Smith B. A
  • Smith C
  • Smith C. A
  • Smith C. H
  • Smith E
  • Smith G
  • Smith H
  • Smith T
  • Smith W
  • Speight C. A
  • Spencer R
  • Squire J
  • Squire J
  • Stacey R
  • Stansfield S. P
  • Stead A
  • Stead E
  • Stead H
  • Stead G. W. B. P
  • Stenton J
  • Stewart E
  • Stirzaker A. C
  • Stirzaker F. P
  • Storey A
  • Stott E
  • Stott G. H
  • Stiles J. R
  • Summerson P
  • Sutcliffe K
  • Sutton F
  • Swithenbank W



Plaque No 7


  • Tapp G. N
  • Taylor A
  • Taylor G. A
  • Taylor W
  • Taylor W
  • Temperton J. A
  • Tetley O
  • Tetlow L. M
  • Thewlis E. A
  • Thompson L. E
  • Thornton D
  • Thorp H
  • Todkill T
  • Townend F
  • Trevitt E. P
  • Vause T. C
  • Vaux H
  • Wailes G
  • Wailes H
  • Wain H
  • Walker A
  • Walker C. G
  • Walker F
  • Walker H
  • Walker J
  • Walker P
  • Walker S
  • Walker W
  • Walton J. A
  • Watmough E
  • Watson J
  • Wensley P
  • Westerman E
  • Weston J. W
  • Wharton F
  • Wharton H
  • Whiteley H
  • Whiteley J. W
  • Whittaker H
  • Whittaker I
  • Whittingham J. E
  • Whitworth A
  • Wigglesworth A
  • Wilkinson G. H
  • Wilkinson H
  • Wilkinson H
  • Williams H
  • Williams E
  • Williamson H. S
  • Wilson F. M
  • Wilson H
  • Wilson S
  • Wolfenden E
  • Wolfenden P
  • Womersley E. H
  • Wood A
  • Wood A
  • Wood E
  • Wood H. J. T
  • Wood S
  • Wood W
  • Woodcock F
  • Wright F
  • Wright F
  • Wright L
  • Wright T
  • Young H


First World War
Addenda


  • Allott E
  • Amble G. H
  • Anderton A. L
  • Bell H
  • Berry F
  • Binks F
  • Bucknell T. W
  • Cave T
  • Collins G
  • Cordingle W
  • Craven T
  • Crowther R
  • Donner J. W
  • Ellis T. H
  • Emery E
  • Flathers A
  • Harper W. G. H DCM
  • Harrison W. O
  • Hirst T
  • Holmes S
  • Howarth J
  • Keane T
  • Luty A
  • North H
  • Pearce N
  • Pearson E
  • Seed E
  • Sharp S
  • Sheard S. W
  • Smith A
  • Taylor A
  • Taylor A
  • Taylor W
  • Womersley S
  • Yates R. S


1939 – 1945

FOR YOUR TOMORROWS WE GAVE OUR TODAY


Left hand side plaque


  • Adamthwaite J
  • Allison F. I
  • Asquith H
  • Astle C. W
  • Atkinson L
  • Auty K
  • Bamforth E
  • Barber D
  • Barber E
  • Barber F. W
  • Barker C
  • Barker C. G
  • Barker S
  • Barstow W
  • Bastin V. H
  • Bean G
  • Bell G
  • Berry J
  • Berry K
  • Best G
  • Binks A
  • Blackburn J
  • Blackburn K
  • Bottomley T
  • Bower F
  • Boys H
  • Bray G. A
  • Bridgman H. N
  • Bridgman L. A
  • Broadbent A. S
  • Brook E
  • Brooke R
  • Brown F. C
  • Bryan E
  • Carling T. P
  • Catton A. A
  • Chaney R
  • Cheney F
  • Cleavin J. T
  • Cliffe J. F. C
  • Cooper R. M
  • Corry W
  • Cox A. G
  • Craven R
  • Creek A
  • Crossley A
  • Crowther F
  • Crowther H. K
  • Crowther S
  • Dixon A
  • Dixon N
  • Dove G
  • Dufton Gladys
  • Earnshaw W
  • Edgeley W
  • Edwards L
  • Emsell C
  • Faulding E
  • Fearnley F
  • Fearnley J
  • Fisher N
  • Flint A
  • Forbes A
  • Forster N. G
  • Furness A
  • Glynn J
  • Graham L. M
  • Gray C
  • Green A
  • Green G
  • Gudgeon H
  • Hanson E
  • Hanson J
  • Hardwick C



Centre plaque


  • Hartley R. W
  • Hartwell S. J
  • Hatcliffe H
  • Hatfield N
  • Hawksworth W
  • Haystead L
  • Haywood J
  • Heap R
  • Hemingway M
  • Hemingway R
  • Hendry A
  • Hendry E
  • Hepworth H
  • Heron A. D
  • Hetherington R
  • Hinchliffe R
  • Hodgson R
  • Holdroyd H
  • Holdroyd L
  • Holmes J
  • Holroyd H. I
  • Horsman G
  • Howarth R. W
  • Hutchinson R
  • Ibberson F
  • Ingham J
  • Jackson J. A
  • Jackson K
  • Jackson M
  • Jagger M
  • Jones F
  • Jones J
  • Kaye B
  • Kaye W
  • Kelly R
  • Kelly V
  • Kelsall E
  • Kershaw A. N
  • Kimberley J. R
  • Kitchen M
  • Leadbeater J
  • Lightowler G
  • Lindsay C
  • Lockwood F
  • Lowing F. W. S
  • MacGregor W
  • Mann W
  • Marsh R
  • Marvell L
  • Matthewman E. C
  • Mellor A. L
  • Meltham W. E
  • Metcalfe M. L
  • Midgley J. E
  • Millichip A. J McC
  • Milner J
  • Moore T
  • Moore V
  • Murray J
  • Myers J
  • Naylor A
  • Neale W. C
  • Newsome G
  • Newsome K. C
  • North E
  • North H
  • North L
  • Oade A
  • Oddy A
  • Oddy H
  • O’Neill F
  • Parker F
  • Peel E
  • Pendlebury E



Right hand side plaque


  • Pirrie T. R
  • Pollard S
  • Poole J. R
  • Porritt A
  • Potter Jack
  • Potter James
  • Poutney A. R
  • Proctor C
  • Pyrah E. A. M
  • Quinn J. J
  • Rawnsley J
  • Rawson P. D
  • Rayne A
  • Redfearn S
  • Rothery C. H
  • Sainter J
  • Sampson R. J
  • Schofield A
  • Scott W
  • Senior E
  • Senior J
  • Slater A. N
  • Smith A
  • Smith Dennis
  • Smith Donald
  • Smith I
  • Smith W
  • Stead G. H
  • Stott E
  • Stott J
  • Sturgeon M
  • Swaby A
  • Swales J
  • Swif S. T
  • Swires L
  • Sykes S. C
  • Yates E. B
  • Tailford D
  • Taylor C. T
  • Taylor J. H
  • Teale J
  • Thomas J. F
  • Thomas L. C
  • Thomas W
  • Thompson P
  • Tillotson G. H
  • Trapps C. E
  • Vivian J. A
  • Vivian W. G
  • Wade A
  • Walker A
  • Walker F
  • Wall J. C
  • Wallbank J
  • Ward J
  • Wardman F. A
  • Welsh H. E
  • Weston H
  • Whitehead R
  • Whiteley J. H
  • Whiteley J
  • Whittaker J. D
  • Wilcock E. D
  • Wilkinson R
  • Willan J
  • Wilson I
  • Wilson R
  • Womersley F. E
  • Wormersley K
  • Wood C. K
  • Wood F
  • Wood N
  • Wooller H