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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Daventry
Town
Church Stowe, Northampton
County
Northamptonshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 21st November 1920
    Attended by: COLONEL J.C. LIVINGSTONE LEARMOUTH CMG DSO RHA
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
14897
Current location

St. Michael's Churchyard
Main Street
Church Stowe
Northampton
Daventry
Northamptonshire
NN7 4SG
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 63884 57669
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Two-stepped square base surmounted by a tapering square plinth with decorative rectangular sectioned shaft and wheel cross. Inscriptions on plinth.
Inscription
PRO DEO, REGE, ET PATRIA/ THIS CROSS WAS ERECTED IN GRATEFUL/ MEMORY OF ALL WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN/ THE GREAT WAR OF 1914-1919 AND ESPECIALLY OF/ (NAMES)/ REQUIESCANT IN PACE
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Colley, Horace
Colley, T J
Crawley, T H O
Muskett, Melbourne
Newton, Frederick J
Sharp, Arthur
Tomlin, Harry E
See details for all 7 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 7
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 7
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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