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Memorial details

Memorial type
Pillar / Column
District
South Wight
Town
Godshill
County
Isle Of Wight
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
21806
Current location

ROADSIDE
School Rd
Godshill
South Wight
Isle Of Wight
PO38 3HY
England

OS Grid Ref: SZ 52668 81761
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Stone pillar with pointed capstone on a square plinth. This is set on an elevated roadside platform. The front face has a downward pointing sword of sacrifice in relief.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF/ GOD AND SACRED/ TO THE MEMORY/ OF THE MEN OF/ GODSHILL WHO DIED/ FOR THEIR COUNTRY/ IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1919/ (NAMES)/ 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Attrill, A H
Cheverton, G A
Crutcher, H
Denness, H S
Gibbs, A G
Gladdis, A H
Hayden, M
Parrott, J H
Russell, F M
Saunders, R J
See details for all 14 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 14
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 14
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 4
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 4
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Pillar
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • Godshill 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
  • GOD001

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