Tuesday, 1 March 2016

Brierley Royal British Legion WW2 Roll of Honour

Metal plaque relocated to Brierley Methodist Church (photo taken 26 Feb 2016)

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Second World War - Barnsley War Memorials
Researched by MAC

Photographed by Nigel Croft

Royal British Legion - Brierley Branch / This plaque was erected on the 8th May 1995 / to mark the 50th Anniversary of V.E. Day / and to record the service of local people / in the 1939-1945 War.

'May God Bless Them All' 

A report in the Barnsley Chronicle on 26 February 2016 noted that the plaque had originally been located in Brierley Hall but as that building was being redeveloped the plaque had been moved to the local Methodist Church. It was unveiled in its new position on Thursday 18 February 2016.

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D Grimes
L Hall
Mary Hall
R Sheriden
R W Baxendale
J E Parry
A Moss
R V Vodden
F Callinan
Joyce Callinan
H Lycett
Dorothy Lycett
A Millward
A Greenwood
Bert Millward
R Newton
R Dyson
G W Thorpe
L Wilce
R Roberts
E Hamer
Ernest Hamer
C Miller
S Lawton
G Woodward
H Crofton
R Roberts
L Kenyon
W Ince
Mrs F Pickering
J N Baker
A Miller
L Steele
R Wilson
E Swift
A Baxendale
L Harding
A Mansfield
G Massey
Kathleen Jackson
V Thorpe
H Mathers
R Turner
F Turner
S Smith
A Blackshaw
N Wilkinson
R E Butterwood
E Watson
G Watson
H R Lomas
A Nixon
W L Burdin
F Potts
F Thorpe
J Kenyon
L Ince
J Scott
Ida Scott
T Hartley
M Gath
T Marsh
W C Grindrod
Ivy Grindrod
G Winham
Mrs M Woolridge
E Howell
J Cookman
T Callinan
B Exley
E Holden
Mrs E M Rowley
W H Williams
W Sykes
Mrs C J Sykes
D Halliday
L Halliday
C Little
E Woodward
H Booker
J Pickering
P Knight
E Pashley
W Kenyon
E Mathers
J Windle
H Hardwick
H Dawson
A Lister
R Hawkins
Sylvia Hawkins
N Crossland
M Wardle
H Bird
D Collins
R Wilson
H Firth
G Oates
W Garner
W Hawley
W Oliver
Mrs G Oliver
F Graham
Mary Graham
P Bailey
T Burns
V Exley
F B Crossland
A Swinbank
C E Jewitt
T Webb


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