Emley War Memorial

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  • Situated in Church Lane outside Emley Parish Church.
  • The periods commemorated are 1914-1919 and 1939-1945.


Emley War Memorial
Emley War Memorial
Emley War Memorial

Location by map

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


The upper inscription reads:

In Remembrance
of the Men of
who fell in the
Great War
1914 - 1918

The plinth underneath reads:

Greater love hath no man than this
that a man lay down his life for his friend.

Names and plaques


  • B. Clegg
  • J. Cummersley
  • H. Hanson
  • L. Jagger
  • V. Jowett
  • D. Rowland
  • J. W. Whiteley
  • J. Williams
  • N. Cruickshanks
  • H. Hampshire
  • R.S. Heath
  • P. Jones
  • W. Littlewood
  • P. Walker
  • A. A. Hirst


  • R. E. Dobson
  • C. F. Rice
  • R. Townsend D.F.M