The memorial is located in the White Knowle Methodist Chapelyard, on Hayfield Road, just outside the village of Chinley
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White Knowle Wesleyan Chapel Memorial

TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN SINCERE REMEMBRANCE OF THE BOYS OF WHITE KNOWLE CHAPEL WHO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES IN “THE GREAT WAR”. THAT WE MIGHT LIVE IN FREEDOM

ALSO IN GRATEFUL RECOGNITION OF THE EFFORTS OF ALL THE OTHERS WHO SERVED AND WHOSE LIVES WERE MERCIFULLY SPARED

THEIR NAME SHALL REMAIN FOR EVER AND THEIR GLORY SHALL NOT BE FORGOTTEN

1914 – 1919

JAMES E. HAMER
WILLIAM H. HAMER

GEORGE BARNES
MARK KIRKHAM

IN MEMORY OF THE BOYS CONNECTED WITH CHINLEY WESLEYAN CHAPEL AND SCHOOL

SAMUEL BAINBRIDGE
THOMAS BLEACKLEY
WALTER LEESON
JOHN H. SHARPE
JAMES WEBSTER
JOHN WATERHOUSE

Sources used:
Soldiers Died in the Great War CD-Rom
Sailors Died in the Great War DVD-ROM
The First World War Campaign Medals DVD-Rom – Naval & Military Press
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Ancestry

All photographs, unless otherwise stated, copyright of Chris Preston