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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Basingstoke
Town
Upton Grey
County
Hampshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
21308

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Current location

St Mary's Church
Church Street
Upton Grey
Basingstoke
Hampshire
RG25 2RB
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 697 485
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
WHEEL CROSS OF ROUGH HEWN STONE SET ON SQUARE PLINTH. PLINTH BEARS INSCRIPTION. PLINTHS SURMOUNTS TAPERING STONE BASE CARVED SWORD ON SHAFT OF CROSS
Inscription
FOR/ KING AND COUNTRY/ IN GRATEFUL MEMORY/ OF THE MEN OF THIS/ PARISH WHO GAVE/ THEIR LIVES IN THE/ GREAT WAR 1914-18/ (NAMES)/ AND IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR/ 1939-1945/ (NAME)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Blake, F W
Blake, J G
Bodington, C H
Bone, A R
Hammond, S G
Hillier, J
Kinge, E
Kinge, S C
Kinge, S J
Knipe, E A
See details for all 16 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 15
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 15
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: depth 920MM, height 2750MM, width 1600MM
    Materials: Granite
Listing information
  • Upton Grey 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
  • www.hampshirewarmemorials.com

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