Marsden War Memorial

The Marsden War Memorial is situated in Marsden Park off Manchester Road. It commemorates Marsden men who fell in the World War 1 and World War 2.

Their names are listed below.

cross.pngClick on the cross next to each name to link to their record on the Commonwealth War Graves Commission website.

Inscriptions

In Honour of those who fought in sympathy with those who suffered and in Remembrance of those who fell in theGreat War 1914 - 1918

In Proud and Thankful Memory of the men of Marsden who fell in the Great War 1914 – 1918

Rest Eternal Grant them Lord


Roll of Honour

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There are higher resolution copies of these images on Flickr.



Name

link

photo

died

age

 
Allen Frank link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   03/05/1917    
Armitage Willie link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   12/01/1917 23 Son of Herbert and Emily Armitage
Bagley James link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   14/04/1918 19 Son of John and Jane E. Bagley, East Lea
Baker Tom link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   21/10/1917 27  
Bamforth Arthur Stanley link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   14/11/1918 29 Son of Frank and Sarah H. Bamforth, Manse Side
Bamforth George link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   03/05/1918    
Bamforth Harold link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   20/01/1918 20 Son of Minnie Bamforth
Bamforth Sam link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   22/07/1918    
Bamforth Willie link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   16/11/1918 25 Planks Marsden
Battye Dan link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   03/05/1917    
Beadsall Harry link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   04/07/1916 22 Son of James Beardsall, Oliver Lane
Beighton Harold link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   06/10/1916 28 Son of Joseph and Helena Beighton
Bennet W link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   25/09/1915    
Biltcliffe Percy link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   03/05/1917 21 Son of Rachel Biltcliffe, 3 Argyle Street
Blakey J link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   29/10/1915    
Booth Maurice link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   31/05/1916 26 Son of Moses Booth, 15 Hardend
Bottomley Lewis link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   29/04/1918 21 Son of John and Ellen Bottomley
Bottomley William link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   27/11/1917    
Bradbury Lewis link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record war_grave_icon.png 07/06/1918 19 Son of David and Harriet Bradbury, Eastwood Mount
Broadbent John Fredrick link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   03/09/1916 21 Son of Walter and Hannah Marie Broadbent, 4 Chapel St, Uppermill
Brook Harold link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   30/07/1913 19 Son of Mr and Mrs G Brook, 200 Manchester Road
Brook Harold Cyril link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   18/09/1918 20 Son of Albert and Emily Isabella Brook, School House West Slaithwaite
Brook Harry link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   07/10/1917 23 Son of Benjamin and Elizabeth Brook, 35 Royds Terrace
Brook J link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   27/03/1918 30 Son of Japeth and Mary Brook, Clough Lee
Brook F link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record    12/07/1916    
Brown Vincent Frank link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   09/04/1918 31 Son of Frank and Sarah Hannah Brown
Buckley Edgar link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   12/04/1916   Denshaw
Buckley Joe link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   11/12/1917 26 Son of Ernest and Sarah Buckley, 15, Town Gate
Bushby John link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   28/07/1918 36 Son of Alfred and Martha Bushby, 6 Green Bower
Carbet Thomas link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   21/03/1918 31 Son of late Thomas and Ellen Carbert
Cator G E link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   13/04/1918   Marsden
Charlesworth E link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   25/08/1918    
Cocking Albert Henry link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   30/09/1918    
Cooper T link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record        
Corden Joseph link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   03/07/1916    
Cotterell Leonard link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   12/03/1918 23 Son of Dyson and Mary Hannah Cottrell, 24, Royds Terrace
Cowgill Herbert link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   11/10/1917 28 Husband of Isabel Cowgill, 16 Hardend
Crabtree Frank link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   25/09/1916 19 Son of William and Elizabeth Crabtree, 20 Sandhurst
Davis A link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record        
Davis William link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   26/03/1918 23 Son of Mrs Annie Sadler, Owlers End Farm
Digman William John link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   09/04/1918    
Dyson George link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   25/09/1916 25 Son of Henry and Mary Dyson, 13, Wood Top
Dyson Herbert link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   17/06/1917 23 Son of John and Martha Ann Dyson, The Grove
Dyson Samuel link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   17/04/1917 29 Husband of Clara Dyson, 3 Wood Top
Ellingworth Thomas link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   13/04/1918 38 Husband of Emily Etty Ellingworth, Intake Head
Fairbank William Harold Willie link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   03/05/1917 23 Son of Sam Henry Fairbank, 26 Grange Ave.
Fawcet J A link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   21/11/1915    
Field Albert Edward Smith link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   03/12/1917    
Fielding Frank link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   01/07/1918    
Fell C link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   29/08/1919 39 Son of William and Ellen Fell; Husband of Margaret Anne Fell, 36 Wood's Avenue
Firth A link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   07/09/1918 22 Son of Samuel and Lousia Firth, Field House
Fletcher Norman Fedrick link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   12/04/1918 31 Husband of Agnes Fletcher, Grange Avenue
Fowles Willie link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   24/08/1915 21 Son of John and Elizabeth Ann Fowles, Chain Road
France Tom link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   24/04/1918 21 Son of Sarah France, Bank Bottom farm
Fulton James link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   03/05/1918 21 Son of William and Euphemia Fulton, 1 Spring Terrace
Gibson Ernest Alfred link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record        
Goulder Sydney link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   18/04/1917 20 5 Gladstone Buildings
Goulder W H link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   27/08/1918 24 Husband of Rachel Goulder, 10 Plains Terrace
Green George Stanley link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   02/071916 20 Son of John Albert and Harriet Green, 20 Upper Grange
Hansom George Thomas link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   13/04/1918 20 21 Gate Head
Herbert Fred A link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   03/05/1917    
Herbert R link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   15/09/1916   Born Grimsby
Hewitt F link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   18/01/1921 25 Son of Thomas Wilson Hewitt and Lily Hewitt, 5 North View
Hinchliffe George W link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record        
Hirst H link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   03/01/1916    
Hirst Harold link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   03/05/1917    
Hirst Henry(Harry) link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   09/10/1917 19 Son of Arthur and Amelia Hirst, 47 Manchester Road
Hobson B link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   06/09/1917   Grove Binn Rd
Hobson R link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   14/08/1914 29 Husband of Ann Charlesworth, 2 Ing Head Marsden
Holroyd James William link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   24/08/1918 28 Son of Benjamin and Margaret Holroyd, Clough Lee
Horncastle Norman link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   15/10/1917 23 Son of Joe and Sarah H. Horncastle, 20 Royds St
Horne Charles link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   31/08/1918    
Horsfall Frank link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record        
Hoyle James Fredrick link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   32/11/1917 26 Son of James Hoyle, Husband of Edith Hoyle, 7 Towngate
Hudson J link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record        
Jackson Fred link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   28/03/1918    
Jones J link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record        
Kenworthy Wilfred link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   28/04/1917 28 Son of Hugh and Alice Kenworthy, 7 Glen Royd
Kewley Dyson link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   08/03/1918 19 Son of John James and Grace Annie Kewley, 4 Bank Bottom Terrace
Kewley F link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   10/10/1917 20 Son of Thomas Arthur and Frances Kewley, 2 Holme Mill cottages
Kewley N link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   01/12/1918 19 Son of Thomas Arthur and Frances Kewley, 2 Holme Mill cottages
Kinder Stuart Whitehead link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   27/10/1915 27 Husband of Elsie Kinder, Rough Lea
Lees Fred link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   11/04/1918 18 Son of Harry and Martha Hannah Lees, 7 Grange Avenue
Lindley John link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   10/10/1917 22 Son of Sam and Mary Ann Lindley, 1 Grange Ave.
Lockwood W link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   19/10/1917 23 Son of John William Lockwood
Lunn J W link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   14/11/1918 27  
Lunn Lewis link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   23/09/1917 33 Husband of Gerturde D. Lunn, High Fall Farm
Lusty Percy George link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   14/04/1918    
Marsden Arthur Arnold link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   27/05/1917   Son of Mrs E. Marsden, 6 Warrington terrace
Matley Willie link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   23/04/1917   Son of Mrs Elizabeth Matley, 2 Mount Royd, Binn Lane. (not on Marsden Memorial)
Morton Herbert link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   11/10/1918 23 Son of Samuel and Edith Morton, From 107 Market St Milnsbridge
Murphy Peter link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   11/04/1918 32 Husband of Annie Murphy, 26, Town Gate
Nairn William Crawford link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   06/05/1917 25 Stonycroft 5 Braugham Road
Newman Cyril Brown link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   03/09/1917 20 West Leigh
Norcliffe Harold link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   12/10/1917 20 Son of John Edward and Nancy Jane Northcliffe, 15 Woods Ave.
Nuttall Albert Armitage link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   15/08/1916 20  
Nuttall Frank link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   10/12/1918 26 Son of Joshua Nuttall, Sand Hill
Owen R link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   March 1917 24 Son of Paul and Caroline of 10 Plains Terrace
Parr John William link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   03/05/1917 39 Husband of Rosina Senior, 3 Lower Brow Rd Paddock
Porter J link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record        
Poucher Joseph link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   25/04/1917    
Roberts J link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record        
Schofield Lewis Thorpe link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   29/04/1918 25 Son of Sam Thorpe Schofield and Mary Schofield, 6 Wood Top
Seville John William link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   21/09/1917 32 Son of Mr and Mrs Franke Seville, Lad Hill, Greenfield
Sharp S link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record        
Shaw John William link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   31/07/1916 25 Son of William Shaw, 13, Warehouse Hill
Sheard George W link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   16/09/1916    
Shorrocks John Charles link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   18/09/1916  30  Only son of John and Jane Shorrocks of Hayfield, Derbyshire
Shuttleworth Hedley link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   27/03/1918 32 Husband of Elsie Eliza Jane Bottomley, Badger Hey. From Galgate Lancaster
Smith L link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   18/03/1917   Purhill Clough
Stanyer Victor link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   20/07/1918 21 Son of William and gertrude Ellen Stanyer, New Delight
Sykes Clarence link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   21/11/1917    
Sykes France link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   03/05/1917 19 Son of Mrs Mary Ellen Dyson, Crowther Cottages
Sykes Hilton W link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   10/02/1917 22 Far Close
Sykes Norman link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   26/08/1916 25  
Sykes Walter link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   04/07/1917 20 Son of Joseph and Clara Lizzie Sykes, 31 Upper Grange
Taylor Charles link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   26/09/1917   Uncle of Alice Annie Bottomley, Ottiwells
Taylor G link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record        
Topping T link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   26/12/1917 34  
Turner Harold link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   27/03/1918 30 Husband of Maria Turner, 10 Holme Villas
Uttley Sidney link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   24/07/1915 30 Son of Emily Uttley, Bankfield
Varley H link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record        
Varley J W link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   06/05/1919 26 Husband of Charlotte Ann Leyland, Oliver Lane
Varley Joe link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   20/09/1915 20 Son of Luke and Agnes Varley, 28 Plains
Varley Leslie link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   19/10/1917 24 Son of William and Emma Varley, 17 Town Gate
Warwick G link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   22/07/1916    
Waterhouse Daniel link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   21/09/1916 27 Son of James and Alice Waterhouse
Wells Percy link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   27/07/1917 19 Son of William and Elizabeth Wells, 11 Spring Street
Whitehead John Joe link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   21/04/1918 34 Husband of Alice Arm Whitehead, 3 Rods Terrace
Wider Albert Edward link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   25/03/1918    
Wilkinson Frank link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   15/06/1918 19 Son of George and Annie Wilkinson, Rough Lee
Wimpenny John link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   32/11/1916 20 Son of Mrs B. Wimpenny, Chain Marsden. Born Golcar
Wimpenny J link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   21/11/1917    
Wood E link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   23/09/1916    
Wood Harry link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   10/10/1917 22 Son of Abel & Betsy Wood, 8 Sandhurst, Marsden
Wood J W link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   07/10/1917 35 Husband of G. Wood, 28 Grange Cottages
Wood Stanley Dyson link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   11/04/1918 40 Husband of Mary Elizabeth Wood, 11 Grange Avenue
Wrigley Charlie link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   19/03/1918 42 Husband of Mary Jane Wrigley, 23 Derby Terrace, Marsden
Young Norman link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission record   12/08/1917 22 Son of Edwin and Sarah Young, Hardend