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Rochdale parish:

Cornholme, War Memorial transcription:

The War Memorial at Cornholme.


The inscription on the front of the War Memorial:

Erected
By Public Subscription
In Remembrance of
THE MEN
OF CORNHOLME WARD
WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES
FOR THE CAUSE OF
FREEDOM
IN THE GREAT WAR
1914-1919


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


1939 - 1945

The inscription on the right hand side of the War Memorial (see also Photo)

E. Abbott. R.H. Crabtree. H. Greenwood.
T.F. Ayrton. W. Crabtree. P. Greenwood.
F. Barker. E. Crooks. R.A. Greenwood.
J.L. Barker H. Crowther. S. Greenwood.
J.H. Barnes. J.W. Crowther. T. Greenwood.
H. Baron. W. Crowther. W. Greenwood.
T. Bell. G.A. Davey. E.S. Halstead.
J.E. Benbow. W. Davies. J. Hanley.
S. Berry. H. Dawson. F. Helliwell.
R.A. Boothman. J. Dawson. F. Hirst.
H. Bullock. J.W. Earnshaw. F. Holden.
J. Bullock. J.W. Farrar E.G. Howarth.
H. Butterworth. W. Farrar. H. Howarth.
W. Carlton. H. Fielden. O. Howarth.
S.J. Cook. W. Fielden. D. Hughes.
A. Cooper. J. Flaherty. J.M. Hussey.
H. Cooper. S. Flood. R. Iddon.
E. Cowie. F. Giblin. H. Ingham.
A. Crabtree. E. Gore. M. Ingham.
E. Crabtree. H. Graham. S. Ingham.
J. Crabtree. B. Greenwood. E. Judson.
L. Crabtree. E. Greenwood. G.H. Kershaw.
"To live in hearts we leave behind.
is not to die."

D. Banks. J.W. Heyworth. S. Lord.
H. Freer. A. Horsfall. J.W. Mallinson.
J. Greenwood. G.T. Law. W. Martin.
C.A. Groom-Laxton. J. Law. R. Nesbitt.
A. Heyworth. J. Lord. E. Parkinson.

The inscription on the left hand side of the War Memorial (see also Photo)

E. Knowles. L. Morris. R. Stansfield.
J.E Lancaster. J. Nightingale. H. Stott.
W.L. Law. A.J. Norton. A. Sutcliffe.
J.W. Ledgard. B. Nuttall. G. Sutcliffe.
R. Lofthouse. W. Ogden. H. Sutcliffe.
J. Lord. W. Ormerod. B.J. Tatham.
W. Lord. V. Ormerod. C.W. Thomas.
J.S. Luke. W.A. Pearson. J. Uttley.
R. Machen. J. Pickersgill. Hy. Varley.
J. Marshall. R. Pilling. Hbt. Varley.
N. Marshall. H. Price. J. Walker.
J. Mason. T.C. Raby. A. Wall.
F. Mayor. H. Rushworth. W. Wall.
J. McHugh. W. Sharpe. B. Walton.
J. McIntyre. F. Shepherd. F. White.
J.T. Melling. G. Simpson. J.R. Widdup.
W. Metcalfe. H.J. Smith. W. Widdup.
R. Midgley. E. Southwell. H. Wilkinson.
J. Mills. W.H. Southwell. J. Wood.
E. Mitchell. G. Speight. F. Woodall.
G. Mitchell. A. Spencer. J. Wynn.
J.W. Mitchell. J.W. Stansfield.  
"May their reward be as great
as their sacrifice."

F. Richmond. A.F. Stansfield. G.W. Trafford.
H. Robinson. F. Sykes. J. Tregellas.
J. Salts. C. Taylor. T. Veevers.
H.C. Southwell. F. Thompson. J. Wadsworth.


Data transcribed by
Patricia Hayward
from photography by Colin Hinson