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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Tunbridge Wells
Town
Sandhurst
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
SIR EDWIN LUTYENS
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
16413
Current location

Sandhurst Upper Green
Bodiam Road
Sandhurst
Tunbridge Wells
Kent
TN18 5JA
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 79842 28397
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
A three-stepped base surmounted by a tall shaft and a small cross with a long stone seat to the rear. The cross is at the centre of a cross marked out in the grass by parallel lines of Portland stone pavings. The terminals of the top of the cross and the two arms are each marked by a low Portland stone bench.
Inscription
TO THE BRAVE MEN/ OF/ SANDHURST/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ IN THE GREAT WARS/ 1939-1945/ (Names)/ 1914-1919/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Avery, F T
Blackman, A
Booth, G
Bovis Bovis, D
Boyce, H
Clark, L R
Copper, W
Crisford, G
Crouch, W
Ealden, A
See details for all 34 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 34
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 34
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname.
    Order of information: Surname.
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 8
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 8
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname.
    Order of information: Surname.
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Seat
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • Sandhurst 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
  • Carter Postcard Collection
  • Carter Postcard Collection
  • Carter Postcard Collection

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.

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