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Memorial details

Memorial type
Obelisk
District
New Forest
Town
Brockenhurst
County
Hampshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
21387
Current location

Sway Rd
Brockenhurst
New Forest
Hampshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 299 022
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
SQUARE OBELISK WITH BRONZE PLAQUES AT BASE. OBELISK SURMOUNTS SQUARE STONE BASE. PLAQUES BEAR NAMES AND INSCRIPTION IN WHITE LETTERING. MALTESE CROSS CARVED INTO TOP OF OBELISK
Inscription
IN EVER RATEFUL MEMORY/ OF/ THE MEN OF BROCKENHURST/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ FOR THEIR COUNTRY DURING/ THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-1918/ (NAMES)/ THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE IN EVER GRATEFUL MEMORY/ OF/ THE MEN OF BROCKENHURST/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ FOR THEIR COUNTRY DURING/ THE WORLD WAR/ (NAMES)/ YE SHALL BE HONOURED FOR EVER.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bowden Smith, V J
Burton, Fred
Burton, Frederick
Burton, Harold B
Chandler, Selim
Christopher, C R
Christopher, G T A
Clarke, George H
Cleveland, W H
Field, Ernest H H
See details for all 52 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 52
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 52
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 29
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 29
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Obelisk
    Measurements: depth 1830MM, height C 6000MM, width 1830MM
    Materials: Stone
  • Plaques
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Carter Postcard Collection

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