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Rawmarsh parish:

Rawmarsh, War Memorial transcription:

The 1914-18 and 1939-45 War Memorial near St. Mary's Church, Rawmarsh


This war memorial is next to the main road, just below St. Mary's Church, Rawmarsh.


The Front of the memorial: (see also Photo)

TO THE
GLORY OF GOD
AND IN ABIDING
REMEMBRANCE
OF THOSE WHO
GAVE THEIR LIVES
IN THE GREAT WAR
A TOKEN OF
THANKSGIVING
FOR PRESERVATION
DURING THE WAR
AND A SYMBOL OF
HOPE FOR A NEW
WORLD WHEREIN
WAR SHALL
BE NO MORE

GREATER LOVE HATH
NO MAN THAN THIS

1914-1918

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

Adlington. W. Butterfield. W. Fretwell. E.H.
Adsetts. G.A. Caroline. A. Fretwell. H.S.
Aisthorpe. M. Carr. H. Froggatt. P.
Allen. F.E. Carr. H.H. Froggatt. T.
Allott. E. Carr. N.T. Gadsby. H.
Antrim. J.A. Carr.T.H. Gamwell. G.L.
Aram. A. Cartwright. T. Garbutt. J.D.
Ashman. A.E. Cartwright. H. Garret. B.
Aspinall. R. Casswell. H. George. H.
Asquith. H.O. Chafer. E. Gilbert. F.
Astbury. T.H. Chafer. J.T. Gladwin. J.
Austin. J.W. Cherrington. J. Glasby. J.T.
Bailey. A. Chilton. J. Gleaden. W.
Bailey. E. Chisholm. L.A. Glossop. A.
Ball. H. Clarke. H. Goodinson. F?
Banks. J.T. Clark. T.W. Goss. W.
Barnes. L.F. Clough. S. Greaves. A.
Barnsley. R.D. Cocking. J. Greaves. E.
Barratt. J. Collier. A. Greaves. G.
Barsby. T.T. Cousins. R. Greaves. T.W.
Barlow. J. Cox. H. Green. A.
Bartholomew. P. Creasy. J. Gregory. C.
Bartley. R, Creasy. W. Gunn. G.
Bates. E. Creigton. E. Hale. D.
Bates. T. Cusworth. J. Hall. W.
Baugh. J.H. Cusworth. W. Hamer. T.E.
Bean. C.W. Daffin. G.W.S. Hamer. W.H.
Beckett. G.H. Davies. R. Hamshaw. H.
Beevers. C. Davis. W. Hardy. F.
Berridge. A.R. Dean. J. Harris. C.
Berry. F. Dean. T. Hart. T.
Beverley. J.A. Denton. A.G. Hartley. A.
Beverley. J.H Doughty. J? Hawkins. W.
Biggs. G. Downing. A. Hawksworth. F.
Biggs. J. Downing. H. Hawley. W.
Binks. A. Duckworth. J.H. Hawson. B.
Birch. E. Dudley. I.T. Haycock. W.
Blackett. A.V. Durrans. A. Hayes. E.
Blyth. J.P. Dyson. F. Hayton. W.
Booker. J.P. Eastbury. W. Hewitt. J.
Bool. F. Ellis. A. Hibbert. W.
Booth. J. Ellis. H. Higgins. L.
Booth. J. Elvidge. A. Holbrook. W.
Bott. B.C. Embley. W.A. Holroyd. A.T.
Bowns. W. Evans. G. Homer. J.
Brameld. A.T. Evans. H. Hoole. C.
Bratley. C.M. Evans. N. Hoole. H.
Brown. A. Exley. A.O. Horner. G.H.
Brown. A. Fisher. A. Hotchin. A.
Brown. G. Foster. A. Howarth. F.
Brown. R. Foulds. E. Hucknall. J.
Brown. S. Foulds. G. Hudson. J.W.
Bullen. F. France. A. Hudson. O.A.
Bush. W.E. Fretwell. E. Hulme. L.P.

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

Hunt. E. Otley. H. Spink. H.
Jackson. A. Ottaway. C.G. Stacey. J.
Jackson. F.R. Outram. G. Staves. H.
Jackson. J.T. Outram. J. Stevens. B.
James. C. Owen. W. Stewart. J.
Jenkins. A. Oxley. J. Stuart. I.
Jenkinson. A. Park. T. Swallow. S.
Jennings. C. Parkes. H. Tarren. T.
Johnson. G. Parks. G.D. Taylor. A.
Johnson. R. Partridge. H. Taylor. F.
Johnson. T. Peace. H. Taylor. G.
Jones. A. Pearce. A. Taylor. G.H.
Jones. J. Peate. W. Taylor. J.
Jones. O. Pinney. A. Taylor. S.
Jones. W. Plane. A.F. Thompson. A.I.
Kendal. R. Powell. B. Thompson. E.
Kendle. E.H. Powell. I.E. Thorpe. J.C.
Kendle. H.A. Price. E. Thorpe. W.H.
Kenning. G.A. Price. T.A. Thrall. J.
Lambert. C. Priest. E. Thrall. T.
Lancashire. F. Pursglove. A. Tiptaft. W.R.
Law. F. Pursglove. C. Todd. E.T.
Lawrence. A. Purseglove. F. Torr. W.
Lawrence. I.A. Purseglove. T. Trickett. T.E.
Leach. A. Purseglove. W. Tuke. J.H.
Leng. H. Rands. E.I. Turner. G.H.
Lidster. W.H. Reading. T. Turton. O.
Lindsay. A.C. Rippon. W. Twiddy. H.
Linley. W. Robinson. T. Twiddy. J.W
Longden. T. Robinson. T.T. Twigg. I.
Lount. A. Roebuck. J. Underwood. F.
Lowcock. T.H. Rogers. F. Vamplew. J.W.
Lowry. W. Roper. I. A. Waddington. J.H.
Machon. F. Round. E. Wagstaffe. F.
Machon. W. Sanderson. I.A. Walker. A.
Maiden. J.H Saunders. C. Warburton. T.
Maiden. J.T. Scholes. A.S. Ward. A.
Maiden. S. Scot. S. Ward. B.
Maiden. W. Scothern. A. Warner. F.
Marcroft. O. Scothern. I.W. Wassall. F.
Marsh. B. Scothern. P. Waterworth. S.
Martin. J.A. Sellman. O. Weston. A.
Matthews. J. Shaw. F. White. C.E.
Moorhouse. E. Sheppard. J. White. W.
Metcalfe. J.H. Sheppard. S. Whitehouse. I.
Moreton. C. Silkstone. J.W. Whitehouse. I.W.
Morgan. J. Simpson. J.T. Whittaker. I.
Morris. P. Skidmore. R.D. Wild. C.
Morris. T. Smith. C.S. Wilson. J.E.
Newbould. J. Smith. G. Wilson. R.
Nicholls. L. Smith. R.E. Woffinden. C.
Nicholls. R. Smith.S. Wood. H.E.
Oldfield. W. Snow. P. Wood. P.
Orgill. C.E. Southway. I.W. Wright. H.W.
    Waldron. B.

The transcriptions of the plaques on the wall at the right relating to the 1939-1945 war: (see also Photo)

Addis. W. Clark. R.A. Gilbertson. F.S. Kavanagh. S.W. Ratcliffe. J.H.
Adwick. P.G. Cooksey. J. Gill. E. Lowe. P. Siddons. S.G.
Badger. L. Cornwall. G. Green. C.H. Mapplebeck. J. Singleton. C.
Barker. L. Crawshaw. H. Green. Joe. Moreton. H.A. Smith. H.
Bates. E. Daley. E. Green. John. Morgan. F.W. Smith. T.
Bott. D. Dalton. D. Guest. J. Moulson. D. Spink. S.
Bowley. F. Davies. E. Halligan. T. Murfin. B. Staniforth. A.
Brookes. B. Dobson. E.A. Hampson. L.D. Newbert. D. Taylor. C.J.
Broughton. H. Farnsworth. W.A. Hickman. F. Peace. D. Thomas. E.
Bryan. T.W. Fenner. P.O. Higgins. T.R. Pearce. C. Vickerage. E.J.
Burton. W. France. L. Howitt. L. Price. G. Wood. J.A.
Caroline. A. Frost. J.R. Hudson. C.A. Purdy. R. Downs. W.
Carpenter. A.J. Gaut. R.A. Hunt. C. Purvis. T.A. McNaney. L.
Carr. H. Gidney. L.W. Johnson. P. Ratcliffe. E.L.G. Parry. C.
Sacred to the memory of the men
of Rawmarsh and Parkgate who gave
their lives in the war of 1939-1945

Four further plaques for later casualties: (see also Photo)

Photographs courtesy of Patricia Powell,
transcriptions by Colin Hinson.

James Anthony
Leverett
Royal Dragoon Guard
Helmand, Afghanistan
5th July 2010

Eric
Curry
Royal Air Force
R.A.F. Driffield, Yorkshire
11th October 1956

Keith John
Powell
Royal Green Jackets
Regent's Park London
20th July 1982

Andrew Paul
Harvey
The Prince of Wales's
Own Regiment of Yorkshire
Omagh, N. Ireland
31st October 2002


Data transcribed by
Karen Cook.
from photography by Colin Hinson