Memorial Details

NEWMP Memorial Image
Photo: Michael Ellison


Plaque 1914-1918 Methodist Church





Map ref

NZ 420129

Original Location

Methodist Church

Which war


Memorial Description

Plaque 2 feet high x 1 foot 6 inches wide set in a plain wood frame with shallow curved top. The metal plaque has a plain raised edge. At centre top is a plain cross with the dates on each side. Lettering is in raised sans serif capitals set on a “pecked” background.

Materials used

Metal in wood frame.


1914 + 1918. To the / Glory of God / and in / Honoured memory / of / (Names) / who laid down their / lives for their country.


Newspaper cuttings, photos or archival material

Photos: Michael Ellison

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Research acknowledgements

Michael Ellison

Research In Progress

The Yarm 1914 Project is researching the names on this War Memorial Contact:

Plaque 1914-1918 Methodist Church (Y1.12)

YARM	Methodist Church  

   1914 + 1918
   To the
   Glory of God 
   and in
   Honoured memory 
   William Allsopp
   Frank Atkinson
   Arthur Bailey
   Ernest Cordingley
   Harry Cordingley
   David Doughty
   Thomas J. Elcoate
   Joseph Handley
   James W. Moody
   Harold Walker
   William Walker
   John T. Ward
   John G. Watson
   Albert Waistell
   Ambrose Wilson
   who laid down their
   lives for their country.


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