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War Memorial Cooperative Society

This memorial commemorates the 74 men from the Cooperative Society who died in the First World War. It is inside the Travelodge hotel, which was originally the Co-Op building.

Tablet of Honour

For faith and freedom, hearth and home.

Each for all and all for each


Their country called - they answered

Erected to perpetuate with admiration and affection the memory of the society's employees who gave their lives for the protection of their country and the overthrow of aggressive militarism during the Great War 1914-1918

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  • Text: Simon Armstrong
  • Photos: Simon Armstrong