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Memorial details

Memorial type
Obelisk
District
Eastbourne
Town
Hampden Park
County
East Sussex
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
16940
Current location

HAMPDEN PARK
Hampden Park
Eastbourne
East Sussex
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 600 020
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
STONE OBELISK SET ON STONE PLINTH. PLINTH BEARS INSCRIPTION AND NAMES IN BLACK LETTERING. PLINTH SURMOUNTS THREE-STEPPED STONE BASE. WHOLE SET ON PAVED AREA IN PARK.
Inscription
IN/ GRATEFUL REMEMBRANCE/ OF THE/ MEN OF HAMPDEN PARK/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR/ THIS COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-1918/ (NAMES)/ TO THOSE WHO DIED/ 1939-1945/ WE WILL REMEMBER THEM/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Armener, Frank W
Avard, Harry
Breach, C J Percival
Coombs, S Howard
Davis, Ernest
Fry, Richard
Gorringe, E Clifton
Henty, Herbert A
Hutchinson, A John
Irons, William C
See details for all 23 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 23
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 23
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: Undefined
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Carter Postcard Collection

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