Ashchurch

WM reference
20772
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Current location

Ashchurch Primary School.
A46
Ashchurch
Tewkesbury
Gloucestershire
GL20 8JY
England
OS Grid Ref.: SO 9284033256
Denomination: Undefined

Description

CROSS WITH 'ROOF' ENDS ON TOP AND EACH ARM. SET ON CAPITAL ON TOP OF SQUARE TAPERED COLUMN, ON THREE-STEP BASE

Inscription

THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE/ THIS CROSS IS ERECTED TO THE GLORY/ OF GOD IN GRATEFUL REMEMBRANCE/ OF THE FOLLOWING WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ FOR THEIR COUNTRY/ 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)/ 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

Atwood, William
Cartland, J Bertram F
Day, A Charles
Eckersall, Frederick E Nixon
Griffiths, Harold
Halling, William
Hopton, Charles
Hutchings, Harold
Hutchings, Charles
James, Henry
See details for all 24 names

Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 24
Served and returned: 0
Died: 24
Exact count: no
Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,forename,decorations
Order of information: rank,surname

Subject/Period

Second World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial: 2
Served and returned: 0
Died: 2
Exact count: no
Information shown: surname,regiment,forename
Order of information: surname

Component

Plaques / Panels with names
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Bronze
Listed?: No

Component

Cross
Condition: Good
Measurements: height 5.5 FT
Materials: Stone
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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