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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross - Commonwealth War Graves Commission
District
Southend On Sea
Town
South Shoebury
County
Essex
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
Sir Reginald Blomfield RA
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
23058
Current location

ST ANDREWS CHURCH
South Shoebury
Southend On Sea
Essex
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 930 840
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
STANDARD COMMONWEALTH WAR GRAVES COMMISSION PATTERN CROSS OF SACRIFICE BRONZE SWORD OF SACRIFICE ON FRONT FACE
Inscription
THIS CROSS OF SACRIFICE IS ONE IN DESIGN/ AND INTENTION WITH THOSE WHICH HAVE/ BEEN SET UP IN FRANCE AND BELGIUM AND/ OTHER PLACES THROUGHOUT THE WORLD/ WHERE OUR DEAD OF THE/ GREAT WAR ARE LAID TO REST/ 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
Reference
  • SM 189

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