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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Huntingdon
Town
Farcet
County
Cambridgeshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
215
Current location

Farcet cemetery.
Farcet Cemetery
Broadway
Farcet
Huntingdon
Cambridgeshire
PE7 3AY
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 20006 94224
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Latin cross set on a round column tapered plinth, two steps, and a square base. There is a shield-shaped tablet on the 6o'clock face.
Inscription
TO THE/ GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN/ LOVING MEMORY/ OF THE FARCET MEN/ WHO PAID THE SUPREME/ SACRIFICE IN THE/ GREAT WAR 1914-1918/ TO THE GLORIOUS/ MEMORY OF THE FALLEN/ 1939-1945/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allen, G W
Alletson, J H
Atkins, W
Beeby, T
Bland, W
Blott, G
Blott, W
Clarke, F
Clarke, G
Clarke, G
See details for all 47 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 47
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 47
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Surname,regiment
    Order of information: Surname,regiment
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 9
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 9
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Portland
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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