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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Crawley
Town
Ifield
County
West Sussex
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
16603
Current location

In the Churchyard
east of church
by lych gate
St Margaret's Church
Ifield Street
Ifield
Crawley
West Sussex
RH11 0NN
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 24749 37591
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
PAVED GROUND SURMOUNTED BY PLINTH, SHAFT AND WHEEL CROSS. INSCRIPTION ON TWO SIDES OF THE PLINTH
Inscription
6 O'CLOCK FACE: SACRED TO THE MEMORY OF / OFFICERS, NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICERS, / AND MEN FROM THIS PARISH / WHO FELL IN THE WAR OF 1914 - 1918 / PRO REGE PRO PATRIA / (NAMES) 12 O'CLOCK FACE: ALSO / IN MEMORY OF THOSE OF THIS PARISH / WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE / SECOND WORLD WAR 1939 - 1945 / (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
no
Names on memorial
Abrams, L G
Alexander, G L
Atherfold, William V
Ayling, Arthur H
Baker, H J
Bayford, W
Beves, Trevor Howard
Binstead, Charles
Butler, T
Cason, I W J
See details for all 47 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 32
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 32
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 9
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 9
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: depth 750mm, height c2900mm, width 890mm
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
History
APRIL 1999: NAMES ARE DIRTY AND DIFFICULT TO READ
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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