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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Tendring
Town
St Osyth
County
Essex
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 25 December 1920
    Attended by: Lieutenant Colonel T GIBBONS DSO
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
22936
Current location

St Peter and St Paul Church
Church Square
St Osyth
Tendring
Essex
CO16 8NJ
England

OS Grid Ref: TM 12284 15580
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
STONE CROSS WITH OCTAGONAL SHAFT SET ON OCTAGONAL PLINTH. PLINTH BEARS NAMES AND INSCRIPTION.
Inscription
IN HONOURED MEMORY OF THE MEN OF ST OSYTH WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918 AND ALSO THOSE WHO FELL IN 1939-1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Almond, William
Amos, Arthur
Appleby, K F G
Appleby, W
Archer, Bryan
Archer, Eric
Askew, Cyril
Askew, L
Austin, George
Austin, William
See details for all 149 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 51
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 51
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 8
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 8
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: forename,decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: depth 2540MM, height 5160MM, width 2540MM
    Materials: Stone - Cotswold
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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