Wimpole And Arrington

WM reference
875
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Ceremony
  • Dedicated : Circa 1920
  • Rededicated : 1947
Current location

End of Cambridge Road
141A Cambridge Road
Wimpole
South Cambridgeshire
Cambridgeshire
SG8 5QB
England
OS Grid Ref.: TL 33306 48707
Denomination: Undefined

Description

CROSS WITH INSCRIPTION IN LEAD LETTERING

Inscription

CROSS: IN PROUD AND GRATEFUL MEMORY OF/ THE MEN OF WIMPOLE AND ARRINGTON/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR/ COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)/ 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES) FLOWER HOLDER: WIMPOLE/ AND/ ARRINGTON/ WAR MEMORIAL

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

Agar-robaetes, The Honourable T G R
Clarke, E G
Collin, H
Ingrey, H
Ingrey, W
Matthews, D
Neaves, J W
Pell, A H
Pratt, C
Reynonds, A J
See details for all 17 names

Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 18
Served and returned: 0
Died: 18
Exact count: yes
Information shown: surname,rank,regiment
Order of information: surname,rank,regiment

Subject/Period

Second World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial: 3
Served and returned: 0
Died: 3
Exact count: yes
Information shown: surname,rank,regiment
Order of information: surname,rank,regiment

Component

Cross
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Granite
Listed?: No

Ceremony

Dedicated
Date: Circa 1920
Attended by: UNKNOWN

Ceremony

Rededicated
Date: 1947
Attended by: UNKNOWN

History

1947: Paving and low retaining wall added.

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

Wimpole Parish Council; Arrington Parish Council contribute to maintainance financially.

Reference

Arrington Parish Council http://www.arrington.org.uk/MEMORIAL.ASP

Reference

War Memorials Trust WM2347 http://www.warmemorials.org/search-grants/?gID=542

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