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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Sutton
Town
Sutton
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
20th Century Wars (1900-1999)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
12539
Current location

MANOR PARK MANOR PARK
Carshalton Rd
Sutton
Sutton
Greater London
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 250 640
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
CROSS OF PORTLAND STONE SURMOUNTING HIGH STONE BASE. BASE HAS BRASS PLAQUES ON ALL FOUR SIDES.
Inscription
THIS SIGN OF GREAT SACRIFICE IS RAISED IN HONOUR OF OUR HEROIC DEAD WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR ENGLAND IN THE GREAT WAR/ (NAMES)/ THE PEOPLE OF SUTTON ERECTED THIS MONUMENT AND DEDICATED THE FOUR ACRES OF GROUND SURROUNDING IT TO THE USE OF THE PUBLIC FOR EVER/ JUNE 1921/ AND IN MEMORY OF THOSE MEN AND WOMEN OF SUTTON WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN DEFENCE OF FREEDOM AND IN THE WORLD WAR 1939-1945
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, P H
Adams, W J
Addy, K J B
Ahern, J
Allen, A J
Allen, W E
Anderson, C G
Andrews, J C
Anscomb, G F
Anscombe, H
See details for all 522 names
Commemorations
  • 20th Century Wars (1900-1999)
    Total names on memorial: 522
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 522
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Portland
Listing information
  • Sutton 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

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