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Memorial details

Memorial type
Other memorial
District
Croydon
Town
Woodcote
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
23332
Current location

Woodcote
Croydon
Greater London
CR8 3HF
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 29817 61046
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
VILLAGE GREEN WITH DEDICATORY GRANITE BLOCKS. INSCRIPTION ON THREE SIDES AND A NICHE FOR A WREATH IS ON THE FOURTH SIDE
Inscription
THIS VILLAGE GREEN IS DEDICATED TO THE USE OF THE PUBLIC IN MEMORY OF THE MEN AND WOMEN OF THE URBAN DISTRICT OF COULSDON & PURLEY WHO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES IN DEFENCE OF THEIR COUNTRY IN THE WORLD WARS 1914 - 1918 1939 - 1945 (EXACT LINE SPACING UNKNOWN)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, H N
Ainslie, W
Ainslie, W G
Allen, R
Allen, S T
Almond, P G
Austin, A
Babington, R V
Bacon, A W
Bailey, E
See details for all 345 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 345
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 345
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,decorations
    Order of information: surname,decorations
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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