Roll of Honour

The names of Barnsley’s Fallen are listed alphabetically with two sections for each letter containing the name and photograph where available. Click on the letter that corresponds to the surname of the person for whom you are searching.

Names     Photographs

Where a persons photograph appears in the local publications of the Barnsley Chronicle, Barnsley Independent, S.Y Times and Penistone, Stocksbridge and Hoyland Express, it is possible that there may be further details or longer articles about the casualty.
Please contact Barnsley Archives and Local Studies on 01226 773950 or email for more information.

Key to abbreviations.

* after the entry indicates that a photograph is available.
aka – also known as.
sa – served as.
Remembered on – we have been unable to positively identify this man, and have recorded the memorial on which the name is remembered.
Named in – we have only been able to record information contained in the publication named.

We have tried to ensure that all photographs are correctly credited. They are reproduced with the permission of the owner or after every effort to contact the owner or collected from websites which allow reproduction for the purpose of remembrance. There is an indication of the source beneath each picture, with the date of publication where relevant. Please note that this is not the date of death.

Due to the limitations of space the following abbreviations have been made:

Chronicle – Barnsley Chronicle
Independent – Barnsley Independent
SY Times – Mexborough and Swinton Times, later the South Yorkshire Times
PSH Express – Penistone, Stocksbridge and Hoyland Express
Alumnus – Barnsley Grammar School Alumnus journal
J Cooksey, PALS – from the book “Barnsley PALS” by Jon Cooksey
IWM, Lives – from the website























































Barnsley Remembers