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Long Preston parish:

Long Preston, War Memorial transcription:

The War Memorial at Long Preston

The Centre plaque on the memorial (see also Photo)

To The Glory Of God
and Hallowed Memory
Of The Men Of This
Parish Who Laid Down
Their Lives For King
And Country In The
Great War

1914 - 1918

They Won The Victors
Crown In Many Lands
Afar They Rest, At Home
Their Token Stands

The left hand plaque (see also Photo)

John R. Jackman
Harry Evans
John H. Hitchin
Godfrey H. Taylor
Wilfred Butt
William Metcalfe
Leonard Foster
George H. Butt

The right hand plaque (see also Photo)

Joe Walker
Walter Bolton
William Ward
Herbert Watson
James C.T. Wooler
Alfred P. Cooper
J. Gerald Mitchell

The bottom plaque (see also Photo)

1939 - 1945
Hammond Craven
Thomas E. Dawson
John A. Loveridge
Fred Procter

Data transcribed by
Jack Parry.
from photography by Colin Hinson