At present no image of this war memorial is available for online display. If you have a photograph of this war memorial, please send it to [email protected] for inclusion on the Register. The image will be credited to yourself and free for reuse for non-commercial purposes by others under the IWM Non Commercial Licence.

Memorial details

Memorial type
Obelisk
District
Southend On Sea
Town
Westcliff On Sea
County
Essex
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
13276
Current location

St Saviour's Church
Kings Road
Westcliff On Sea
Southend On Sea
Essex
England

OS Grid Ref: Undefined
Denomination: Church of England

View location on Google Maps
Previous locations
  • St Mary's Shared Church
    Church Street
    Ruabon
    Wrexham
    Clwyd
    LL14 6DS
    Wales

    OS Grid Ref: SJ 30276 43801
    Denomination: Church in Wales
Description
SMALL OBELISK ON TWO-STEPPED BASE. INSCRIPTION IN BLACK LETTERING. See also our reference 22705 for the replacement tablet at Westcliff, Essex.
Inscription
6 O'CLOCK FACE: 1914 - 1919 / EACH OF US HEARD CLANG GOD'S 'COME' / IN REVERENT AND AFFECTIONATE / MEMORY OF THOSE OLD BOYS OF / LINDISFARNE COLLEGE WHO FOUGHT / AND FELL IN THE GREAT WAR / AND THE SECOND WORLD WAR / 1939 - 1945. / "AT THE GOING DOWN OF THE SUN / AND IN THE MORNING / WE WILL REMEMBER THEM" / (NAMES) 3, 9 AND 12 O'CLOCK FACES: (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Barber, S M
Benn, O W
Bentall, W D
Bintall, A E
Bishop, K A
Bonn, C J
Bryne, E
Burt, J
Byatty, E L Y
Caadwell, L R
See details for all 83 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 55
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 55
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 50
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 50
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Obelisk
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
History
MEMORIAL MOVED FROM COLLEGE TO CHURCH IN 1994
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

This information is made available under a Creative Commons BY-NC licence.

This means you may reuse it for non-commercial purposes only and must attribute it to us using the following statement:

© WMR-13276

For queries, please contact [email protected]