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Bolney

WM reference
16773
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Current location

JUNCTION OF RYECROFT RD AND BOLNEY ST
Ryecroft Rd
Bolney
Mid Sussex
West Sussex
RH17 5PG
England
OS Grid Ref.: TQ 26202 23311
Denomination: Undefined

Description

TALL THIN COLUMN SURMOUNTED BY A GREEK CROSS ENCLOSED WITHIN A WHEEL. ON OCTAGONAL PLINTH AND TWO STEPPED BASE. STANDS ON A RAISED PAVED ARE WITH SMALL MEMORIAL GARDEN ON THREE SIDES

Inscription

ERECTED IN MEMORY OF THE MEN FROM THE PARISH OF BOLNEY WHO DIED FOR THEIR/ COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR OF 1914 - 1918. WHOSE NAMES ARE INSCRIBED ON THIS/ MONUMENT./ THINK OF THEM YOU WHO PASS THIS WAY AND BE GRATEFUL/ (NAMES)/ 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

Braysher, C
Bulbeck, J
Carley, W
Comber, F
Davey, G
Davey, H
Etheridge, W
Faulkner, C R
Harbord, S G
Hawkes, A
See details for all 32 names

Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 31
Served and returned: 0
Died: 31
Exact count: no
Information shown: surname,rank,decorations
Order of information: surname

Subject/Period

Second World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial: 9
Served and returned: 0
Died: 9
Exact count: no
Information shown: surname,rank,decorations
Order of information: surname

Component

Cross
Condition: Good
Measurements: height C15FT
Materials: Granite
Listed?: No

Costs

Site: Unknown or N/A
Memorial: Unknown or N/A
Comments: None

Trust fund/Scholarship

No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

Sponsorship

Unknown or N/A
Details: Unknown or N/A

Responsibility of

Unknown or N/A

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