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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross - Commonwealth War Graves Commission
District
Newham
Town
Manor Park
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
Sir Reginald Blomfield RA
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
12340
Current location

City of London Cemetery and Crematorium
Aldersbrook Rd
Manor Park
Newham
Greater London
E12 5DQ
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 41813 86343
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
STANDARD COMMONWEALTH WAR GRAVES COMMISSION CROSS OF SACRIFICE ON OCTAGONAL STEPPED BASE WITH CONCAVE WALL BEHIND BEARING NAMES BRONZE SWORD OF SACRIFICE ON FRONT FACE
Inscription
1939/ THOSE WHOSE NAMES ARE INSCRIBED HERE/ DIED IN THE SERVICE OF THEIR COUNTRY/ 1945/ (Names)/ THEIR PLACE OF BURIAL/ OR CREMATION IS RECORDED/ IN THE BOOK CONTAINED/ WITHIN THIS CASKET
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 236
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 236
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,year died,regiment,decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: depth 3M, height 5M, width 3M
    Materials: Stone - Portland
Listing information
Condition
History
SOME WEATHERING
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
NEWHAM BOROUGH COUNCIL/ CWGC

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