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Rosedale Abbey, War Memorial transcription:

The various War Memorials at Rosedale Abbey Village.


The front of the memorial (see also Photo)

To the
honoured
memory of
those from
this parish
who fell in
the Great War
1914-1919

HENRY DALETHOS. W. MORTIMER
WM. C. FOTHERGILLFRANK PEIRSON
JOSEPH W. GARBUTTHARRY PERRIN
JOSEPH HODGSONALFRED PIGGFORD
HENRY H. HUXLEYHERBERT C. SMITH
PERCIVAL MAWARTHUR W. SONLEY
THOMAS H. MERCERALONZA sic STRICKLAND
ARTHUR W. WILSON
"I am the resurrection and the life"

The left hand side of the memorial (see also Photo)

Also of those who fell
during the war
1939 - 1945
JOHN DOUGLAS DOWSON
DERRICK JEMINSON
JAMES HARLAND

The right hand side of the memorial (see also Photo)

Korea 1950 - 1953
E. L. WILSON

First World War memorial plate - in the church
This is on the south wall inside the church of St Mary and St Lawrence, in the village of Rosedale Abbey.

It is of brass within a wooden frame

At the top of the wooden frame is carved:

PARISH OF ROSEDALE
At the bottom of the wooden frame is carved:
THANKS BE TO GOD WHO GIVETH US THE VICTORY
At the top of the brass plate are the words:
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN HONOUR OF THE
MEN FROM THIS PARISH WHO FOUGHT IN THE
GREAT WAR FOR RIGHT AND FREEDOM. 1914-1919

Henry AinslieWalter FletcherEdgar MilnerWilliam Smith
John AllansonJack FothergillFred MonkmanAlbert V Sonley
John BainArthur FoxJohn MoseyErnest R Sonley
Kenneth BainJohn FoxErnest MouncerFred H Sonley
Maurice W B BellJohn W GambleRobert C MumbersonE Herbert Sonley
Walter E BoothFrank GarbuttCharlie PageFred Spenceley
Frank R BowesMatthew GarbuttNicholas PearsonThomas F Spenceley
John BowesAlbert V GriffithsThomas R PearsonJoseph W Stewart
Joseph BowesRobert GodfreyArthur PeirsonFred Strickland
John CampionVernon HarlandCharlie PeirsonGeorge Sturdy
Thomas ChapmanWilliam HarlandFrank PeirsonThomas E Sturdy
Ernest ClarkHerbert E HarrisonHarry PeirsonWilliam Sturdy
William H ClarkHarry HebdenJames PeirsonTom Tasker
Frank CookCharley HewisonJohn PeirsonFrank Teasdale
Sidney CooperJames HillThomas J PeirsonJames L Teasdale
William CoultasJoseph N HillJohn PennockJohn Teasdale
Thomas DaleLaurence HirdJohn R RawlingThomas Thompson
Thomas DaleGeorge HodgsonCecil RevellHarry Vasey
Tom DaltonJohn Hodgson Harry RevellJohn Walker
Leslie DavisonArthur R HuddlestoneWilliam RevellLawrance Walker
Arthur DewingMarshall HunterJohn RichardsonArthur Watson
Thomas DowsonThomas JamesMarshall T RichardsonClarence A Watson
Wardle DowsonArthur JeffersonTom RichardsonHarold C Watson
George DringGeorge JeffersonVictor E Richardson John H Watson
Edmund ErringtonThomas JemmisonJohn E RobinsonWalter G Watson
Harry FeatherstoneGeoffrey LascellesThomas W RobsonWilliam Watson
John FeatherstoneEnos LythePercy SellerWilliam A Watson
William FeatherstoneJohn LytheThomas H SlackFrank Wilks
Arthur W FletcherBertie MastermanWilliam E SlackCharles Wood
Eric FletcherWilliam MaweErnest SmithWilliam Wood
Fred N FletcherThomas MetcalfeE Reginald SmithHorace Woodsworth
These are opposite a row of houses called School Row. School Row is just over a mile north east of Rosedale Abbey village along Daleside Road on the eastern side of the River Seven (there is another Daleside Road on the western side). The Ordnance Survey reference is SE 713 975.

405 First World War memorial plaque - opposite School Row Carved in stone.

In memory of

Henry DaleThomas W Mortimer
William C FothergillFrank Peirson
Joseph W GarbuttHenry Perrin
Joseph HodgsonAlfred Piggford
Joseph HarrisHerbert C Smith
Herbert H HuxleyArthur W Sonley
Percy MawAlonzo sic Strickland
Thomas H MercerArthur W Wilson
of Rosedale
who died for justice and liberty
in the Great War,
1914 - 1918.
406 Second World War memorial plaque - opposite School Row Carved in stone with the words:

In memory
of those who fell during the war
1939 - 1945
John Douglas Dowson
Derrick Jeminson
James Harland
407 Small plaque on a wooden seat opposite School Row

Presented by the people of
Rosedale & Hartoft to Frank Hebron
in grateful recognition of
many years service to the dale
6th November 1983


Data transcribed by
Carol Bartlett and Linda Caswell.
from photography by Colin Hinson


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