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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Merton
Town
Merton
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
MR H P BURKE DOWNING FSA FRIBA
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 25th September 1921
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
12438
Description
STONE CROSS
Inscription
"LIFT UP YOUR HEARTS"/ IN MEMORY OF THE MEN OF MERTON/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ IN THE WAR 1914-1918/ AND IN THE WAR 1939-1945
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: Undefined
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: Undefined
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • WAR MEMORIAL
  • Grade II
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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