St Michael and All Angels - WW1and WW2

WM reference
72539
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Current location

St Michael and All Angels Church
Ivy House Lane
Berkhamsted
Dacorum
Hertfordshire
HP4 2PP
England
OS Grid Ref.: TL 00169 07707
Denomination: Church of England

Description

Latin cross set on a tapering shaft and plinth, with three octagonal steps. The dedication is carved on the plinth.

Inscription

1914-1919/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THIS PARISH/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR COUNTRY. GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS,/ THAT A MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIFE/ FOR HIS FRIENDS. John 15:13/ 1938 - 1945.

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

None recorded

Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 47
Served and returned: 0
Died: 47
Exact count: no
Information shown: Surname
Order of information: Undefined

Subject/Period

Second World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial: 11
Served and returned: 0
Died: 11
Exact count: yes
Information shown: Surname
Order of information: Undefined

Component

Cross
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Stone
Listed?: Yes
Listed by: Historic England
Grade: II
Comments: N/A

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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