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BARLEY WAR MEMORIAL

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Compiled and copyright © Michelle Linden 2018
researched Martin Edwards

The village is between Clitheroe and Nelson. The Barley War Memorial is a new memorial located by the bus terminus in the village street.

Photographs Copyright © John Hendry 2008

Erected by
the Parish of Barley
to the Glorious memory of
those who lost their lives
in the Great War
1914-1919

CRIDLAND Ellis Edwin
Private 120075, 6th Battalion, Machine Gun Corps (Infantry). Died of wounds 8 May 1918. Aged 19. Born Nelson, Lancashire, resident Barley, enlisted Nelson. Son of Mark and Susannah Cridland, of Pendle Row, Barley, Burnley. Formerly 74604, Royal Welsh Fusiliers. Buried in BOULOGNE EASTERN CEMETERY, Pas de Calais, France. Plot IX. Row B. Grave 55.
WHITE Gerald
Private 266802, 2nd Battalion, Monmouthshire Regiment (Territorial Force). Missing, listed as killed in action 12 April 1918. Aged 23. Born Wheatley, Booth, Lancaster, enlisted Nelson, Lancashire. Son of Mrs. Betsy White, of Whitehough, Fence, near Burnley, formerly Pendle View, Barley, near Burnley. Formerly 27847, South Lancashire Regiment. Attested 12 December 1915 at Nelson, aged 20 years 270 days, Engine Tenter by trade, unmarried, height 5 feet 4½ inches, weight 140lbs, chest 38 inches. No known grave. Commemorated at PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL, Hainaut, Belgium. Panel 10.
POWELL Rodney
No further information currently available
1939-1945
DUGDALE Sydney
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Last updated 16 September, 2018

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