Memorial is located outside St. Mary the Virgin's Church, South Darley
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South Darley War Memorial

TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN EVERLASTING MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THIS PARISH
WHO NOBLY SACRIFICED THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 – 1919.

WILLIAM ALLEN.
GEORGE BAILEY.
JOHN BECKETT.
ALBERT E. BISHTON.
ARTHUR BOAM.
ERNEST CHELL.
BERTIE DAVIE.
ROBERT DAWSON.
GEORGE DERBYSHIRE.
FRANCIS FLINT.
SAMUEL FROST.

ROBERT HODGKINSON.
WILLIAM R. HOLMES.
JOHN C. KNOWLES.
CYRIL E. PETTS.
JOHN POTTER.
SAMUEL RILEY.
FRANCIS SLACK.
ANTHONY SPENCER.
HARRY STEWARDSON.
FRED STONE.
THOMAS WALTERS.

GRANT THEM, O LORD, ETERNAL REST.”

ALSO OF

ERNEST J. EVANS.
HERBERT GRIMSHAW.
ALFRED LAWMAN.
JAMES RILEY.
ERNEST STAFFORD.

WHO FELL IN THE WORLD WAR 1939 – 1945

THEY DIED THAT WE MIGHT LIVE.”

Two names have now been added to the South Darley War Memorial

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GEORGE BONSALL

RALPH FISHER

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Stained glass window commemorating the war dead of South Darley, St. Mary's Church




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The new South Darley First and Second World War Roll of Honour, St Mary's Church

Sources used:
Soldiers Died in the Great War CD-Rom
Airmen Died in the Great War DVD-Rom
Soldiers Died in the Second World War CD-Rom
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Ancestry
Library and Archives Canada

All photographs, unless otherwise stated, copyright of Chris Preston