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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Stafford
Town
Oulton
County
Staffordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
13631
Current location

IN THE CHURCHYARD
ST JOHN THE EVANGELIST CHURCH
Oulton
Stafford
Staffordshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 910 350
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
IONA CROSS OF ABERDEEN GRANITE ON TAPERING PLINTH
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND/ EVERLASTING MEMORY OF/ THE MEN OF THIS PARISH/ WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)/ 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)/ THEY DIED THAT OTHERS MIGHT LIVE
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 17
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 17
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,forename
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 7
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 7
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite - Aberdeen
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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