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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross - Commonwealth War Graves Commission
District
Sefton
Town
Bootle
County
Merseyside
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
Sir Reginald Blomfield RA
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
2271
Current location

The memorial can be found in Bootle Cemetery near the entrance on Linacre Lane.
Linacre Lane
Bootle
Sefton
Merseyside
L20 6ET
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 35116 96687
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Standard Commonwealth War Graves commission cross of sacrifice set on octagonal stepped base.
Inscription
TO THE/ HONOURED MEMORY/ OF THOSE SAILORS/ AND SOLDIERS WHO/ GAVE THEIR LIVES/ FOR THEIR COUNTRY/ IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-1918 AND WHO/ LIE BURIED IN/ THIS CEMETERY/ THEIR/ NAME / LIVETH / FOR / EVERMORE
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Portland
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
COMMONWEALTH WAR GRAVES COMMISSION

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