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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Medina
Town
Wootton
County
Isle Of Wight
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945), Northern Ireland Conflict; The Troubles (1969-1998)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
21888
Current location

ST EDMUNDS CHURCH
Wootton
Medina
Isle Of Wight
England

OS Grid Ref: SZ 540 910
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
VERY SMALL WHEEL CROSS ON OUTSIZE GABLED PLINTH AND TWO STEPPED BASE. SET ON SMALL PAVED AREA WITH FLOWER POTS.
Inscription
THESE MEN OF WOOTTON AND DISTRICT GAVE THEIR LIVES/ IN THE SERVICE OF THEIR KING AND COUNTRY/ 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)/ AND THOSE WHO FELL IN 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)/ NORTHERN IRELAND/ (NAME)/ 'SEE TO IT YE WHO COME AFTER THAT THEIR NAMES BE NOT FORGOTTEN'
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Barton, J
Coffin, N R
Greenham, A
Guy, H C
Harvey, J F
Hayles, B S
Mcdine, W J
Mew, H J
Mowbray, E H
Russell, P A
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,regiment
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 17
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 17
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,regiment
    Order of information: surname
  • Northern Ireland Conflict; The Troubles (1969-1998)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: regiment
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: depth 2000MM, width 2340MM
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • Wootton and District 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
History
PHOTOGRAPHED 1992
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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