Ref ID: 6000016

Title

Cooperative War Memorial'


Description

Belfast Telegraph 1920 - Photograph of the pedestal memorial erected in the main entrance of the Belfast Co-Operative Society's central premises in York Street, in honour of the employees who served and fell in the Great War.


Theme

Commemoration

Additional Information

Throughout the war and in the immediate post-war period, people across the island of Ireland collected money for memorials to honour those who had died. Tabloids include the Belfast Telegraph, the Northern Whig and the Belfast News Letter. The clippings range from 1916 to 1922 and cover events such as the erection of monuments and memorials to those who died, memorial services, and rolls of honour listing the names of Ulster service men who went to war.


Date

1920


Classification

Photograph, Newspaper, Roll of Honour or Memorial - Belfast Telegraph

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