Emley War Memorial

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Details

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

Photos

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.

Inscriptions

The upper inscription reads:

In Remembrance
of the Men of
Emley
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

1914-1918


  • 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


1939-1945


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