Burlley Methodist Church, Cardigan Lane, Leeds LS4

Burley Methodist Church which had opened in 1898 sadly closed in June 2012. During the 2 world wars Burley lost many fine young men who gave their lives in service to our country. Photographs of the war memorials are shown here. The additional memorial lists the names of young men from Meynell Street Methodist Church whose members transferred to Burley when their own church closed in 1938 and was demolished.

Burley WWI 1914- 1918

John Ayres
Harry Barnfather
George Bland D.C.M.
Charles R. Campleman
Ernest Collinson
William Gadbury
Harry Darbyshire
Joseph B. Hainsworth
Charles T. Holgate
Arthur H. Jones
Albert Mallinson
Peter R. Metcalfe
Norman W. Midgley
Frank M. Nelson
Frank Page
James Pape
Walter Rhodes
Arthur Roundell
Ernest Sandiforth
Jessie D. Strother
Harry Tattersfield
James Tough
Herbert Towes
Henry Woodcock
William Young                

Burley WWII 1939-1945

Frederick Altoft
Clifford Barker
Eric Norton
Kenneth Ripley
Peter Routh
George Scarcliffe


Meynell Street  WWI 1914-1918

Albert Atkinson
Frank Buxton
Willie Cawtheray
George Goode
Alfred Horrox
Thomas Mennel
Edward Midgley
Alan W. Swift
Norman Sugden
Jack Thompson
Richard Toms
Ernest Wilcock

“We will remember them”

Burley World War I
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Burley World War II
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Meynell Street World War I
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