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Wakefield, War Memorial transcription:

The War Memorial at Kirkhamgate.


The front of the Memorial: (see also Photo)

Erected
by public subscription
To the glory of God
and in memory of the men of
Kirkhamgate who gave their
lives for the cause of freedom
in the Great War 1914 - 1918
1914
T W Gill
1915
J W Brook
G Wood
H Vickers
J Ward
P Auty
1916
J Jowett
B Ward
H Ramsden
F W Corby
F Hartley
C Hewitt
S L Miller
G Mercer
1917
C Hopewell
G Porthouse
E Calvert
1918
C S Holroyd
W Milner
G T Taylor
H S Gething
C A Hartley
A Firth
L Jowett
T Yates
H Pickersgill
J H Ainsworth
P Dickens

Their names shall remain for ever
and their glory shall not be blotted out

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

1939 - 1945
J. Broadhead
W. Earnshaw
H. Jowett
A. Pierce
L. Pickersgill
M.D. Pickersgill


Data transcribed by
Haydn Scott
from photography by Colin Hinson