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Memorial details

Memorial type
Obelisk
District
Huntingdon
Town
Easton
County
Cambridgeshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
MR INSKIPP LADDS ARIBA (Architect)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 1921
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
199
Current location

St Peter's Church
Church Road
Easton
Huntingdon
Cambridgeshire
PE28 0TU
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 13861 71571
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Gothic obelisk on a shaped step.
Inscription
TO THE/ GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN MEMORY/ OF THE MEN OF EASTON/ WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)/ LET THOSE THAT/ COME AFTER SEE/ TO IT THAT THEIR/ NAMES BE NOT/ FORGOTTEN
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Clarke, O G
Harrison, B
Seward, W H
See details for all 3 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 3
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 3
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Obelisk
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • The British Legion Book of Brampton, Ellington, Easton and Spaldwick, Huntingdonshire 1948, edited by Philip G.M. Dickinson F.S.A., F.R. Hist.S (reprinted 1987 by Macro Publishing Services Ltd of Huntingdon); records a Roll of Honour of those from Easton who served in both World Wars, including the Home Guard, A.R.P. and Special Constables.

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