SACRED/ TO THE MEMORY/ OF THE MEN OF/ COWPE VILLAGE/ AND/ SUNDAY SCHOOL/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN/ THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1918 / THE LIBERTY THEIR FOREFATHERS/ FOUGHT TO WIN THESE FOUGHT TO KEEP/ (24 Names) James E. Ashworth/ Arnold Frary/ Percy Ashworth/ James Grindrod/ Charles Barton/ Harry Hill/ Edward Bainbridge/ Israel Holden/ Luke Barnes/ Frederick R. Holden/ Ralph Bridge/ Henry T. Marlow/ David Caygill/ John Morrow/ George Caygill/ Robert Salisbury/ Joseph Caygill/ Bertie Whitbread/ Harold (James Henry/Harry) Clegg/ James H. Wilson/ Thomas Corlett/ Frank Worthy/ Patrick J. Cunningham/ Daniel Pledger/ NOTES: Still to be identified within CWGC Records: Frederick R(oscoe) Holden (Brother of Israel Holden and b.1897 - Rossendale Free Press 5 Aug 1916 "His (Israel Holden's) death recalls the fact that shortly before the outbreak of war his younger brother, Mr. Fred Holden, emigrated to Australia. Soon after the war began his sister, Miss Mary Alice Holden, of Springside, Cowpe, received a letter from him saying that he had joined the colours and that he was in Egypt. Since then nothing has been heard of him.")
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