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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Chiltern
Town
Chalfont St Peter
County
Buckinghamshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
2162
Current location

Graveyard
St Joseph's Church
Bull Lane
Chalfont St Peter
Chiltern
Buckinghamshire
SL9 9BB
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 99707 89989
Denomination: Roman Catholic

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Description
Wooden calvary cross with figure of Christ in bronze. Cross set in concrete base. Stone scroll with inscription at foot of cross.
Inscription
On cross: INRI On scroll: THIS CRUCIFIX WAS ERECTED [DATE ILLEGIBLE]/ IN MEMORY OF/ THE FOLLOWING OFFICERS AND MEN/ WHO DIED FIGHTING/ FOR THEIR GOD, KING AND COUNTRY/ IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 (NAMES) RIP (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
no
Names on memorial
Bantock, A T
Bradney, P
Brown, B Greham
Cole, Langton Sacheverell
Hartley, H Neville
Jackson, Alfred
Knapp, The Reverend Simon
Loader, W R
Martin, E J
O'callaghan, Joseph
See details for all 15 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 15
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 15
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: regiment,forename,decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
  • Sculpture
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
  • Base
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Concrete
  • Scroll
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
History
1990, July: Memorial restored with new wooden cross. Top two steps were replaced with small paved mound into which the cross was set. Names on scroll barely legible at this time. 1990, June: Cross vandalised
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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