1st Volunteer Battalion King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry (2nd Boer War)

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Reference WMO/272392


Batley Town Hall

Market Square


WF17 5AA


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Status: On original site
Type: Non freestanding
Location: Internal
Setting: Inside a building - public/private
Description: Board/Plaque/ Tablet
  • Metal Brass
  • Timber Timber (any)
Lettering: Incised
  • Boer War, Second (1899-1902)
About the memorial: Men who served in the South African War 1899 - 1902 This large brass commemorative plaque along with the other ones are situated in the main entrance of the Town Hall.
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This Tablet Is erected for an enduring public record of the service rendered to their country by members of the Batley detachment 1st Volunteer Battalion of the King’s Own Yorkshire Light Infantry who served in the South African War 1899 – 1902

Lieutenant J. Russell Sergeant J. E. Sykes Sergeant H. Wood Corporal J. Garner Corporal J. W. Swift Lance Corporal H. Craven Lance Corporal M. E. Spedding --------Privates……….. J. W. Bond J. H. Emerson G. Hall J. A. James S. B. Nelson R. Senior J. Bowker J. Gill H. Hey T. Kershaw G. Nutton T. Spink R. Brearley T. Green W. Heylings W. Lister J. H. Parker J. R. Stubley T. Clafton A. Haigh W. E. Helliwell W. Lodge G. R. Preston J. H. Talbot J. Collinson B. Hall A. H. Hodgson T. McLoughland J. Rowles T. P. Tomlinson H. V. Walker N. Watson C. Wattam T. Whitaker T. Wilson

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