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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Ryedale
Town
Gillamoor
County
North Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
18142
Current location

Village Green
Gillamoor
Ryedale
North Yorkshire
YO62 7HU
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 68391 90118
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Plain Latin Cross with rectangular shaft, square plinth and three-stepped base.
Inscription
(FRONT) TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND/ IN HONOURED MEMORY/ OF/ FREDERICK W WARD/ WHO GAVE HIS LIFE/ FOR HIS COUNTRY/ IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1918/ KILLED AT YPRES 2ND MARCH 1916 (SIDES AND REAR) THESE SERVED/ IN THE/ GREAT WAR/ ON HOME SERVICE (NAMES)/ ABROAD/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ainsley, J J
Barker, J W
Green, C
Kendrew, T H
Leng, J
Smith, G
Smith, H
Spenceley, H
Thompson, F
Todd, G
See details for all 16 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 16
    Served and returned: 15
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: height 8FT
    Materials: Stone - Sandstone
  • Plinth
    Measurements: depth 2FT, height 2FT 3", width 2FT
    Materials: Stone - Sandstone
Listing information
Condition
History
Damaged in a car accident in 2012, subsequently repaired
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Carter Postcard Collection
  • War Memorials Trust Bulletin 69, May 2016, page 11

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