Wavertree Composite

Our reference
1940
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Creator

Current location

HOLY TRINITY CHURCH,Church Rd,Wavertree,Liverpool,Merseyside,England
OS Grid Ref.: SJ 880 890
Denomination: Church of England

Description

TALL STYLISED CROSS WITH TAPERING SHAFT, WITH FLANKING DRAPED FEMALE FIGURES ON PEDESTAL. WHOLE IS SET UPON A BROAD SLANTED BASE AND PAVED AREA.

Inscription

WEST FACE: TO THE / ENDURING MEMORY / OF WAVERTREE MEN / WHO LAID DOWN . THEIR LIVES IN THE / GREAT WAR EAST FACE: 1914 1919 PRO PATRIA / 1939 1945

Inscription legible?

Yes

Subject / Period

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

Subject / Period

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

Component

Memorial
Condition: Good
Measurements: Unknown
Materials: Stone
Listed?: No

History

GRAFETTI IS ON THE NAMES ON THE RAMPS

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

Notes

ALL PAPERS ARE IN FILE 15837

Reference

WAR MEMORIALS by WHITTICK, A 82 Source: Image Library NIWM Published:COUNTRY LIFE 1946 LONDON

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Archive for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this will be included in the record during 2015.

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