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Memorial details

Memorial type
Obelisk
District
Alderney
Town
St Annes
County
Channel Islands
Country
Channel Islands
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
10157
Description
OBELISK SURMOUNTED BY SMALL CELTIC CROSS. ON SQUARE PLINTH AND BASE. WW2 NAMES ON ADDITIONAL TABLET LEANING AGAINST THE FRONT. RELIEF OF SWORD ON FRONT FACE, ALONG WITH PAINTED LION RAMPANT (ARMS OF ALDERNEY?)
Inscription
At the Base of the Cross- TO OUR GLORIOUS DEAD 6 o'clock face of plinth- [names] 1914-18 3, 9 and 12 o'clock faces of plinth- [names] 6 o'clock face on the top face of the top step- THIS SITE WAS A GIFT FROM/JUDGE N P. LE C. BARBENSON/1921 WW2 Tablet-[names in 2 columns]/1939-45
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allen, Thomas
Ancel, Arthur
Angel, Pearce
Anson, Patrick
Barber, John
Barney, M M
Bassett, William
Benwell, William
Bideau, Frank
Bihet, John
See details for all 66 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 42
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 42
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames, decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 24
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 24
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Obelisk
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Plinth
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Base
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Second World War memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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