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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Waverley
Town
Farnham
County
Surrey
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
H C PATRICK AND SONS (Builder)
W C WATSON (Architect)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 10 April 1921
    Attended by: Lt-Gen the Earl of Cavan KT GCMP KCB MVO ADC and Maj-Gen Sir Walter Campbell
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
23581
Current location

South Street entrance
Gostrey Meadows
Farnham
Waverley
Surrey
GU9 7RQ
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 84259 46685
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Three-stepped base surmounted by square plinth, shaft and cross bearing the coat of arms of Farnham, a pelican.
Inscription
IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THE MEN OF FARNHAM WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR THER COUNTRY/ WHAT I GAVE I HAVE/ (NAMES) (EXACT LINE SPACING UNKNOWN)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abigail, E
Abigail, E
Adams, H
Adams
Albury, W G
Albury
Alfred, A
Armsworth, W
Armsworth, W
Armsworth, W C
See details for all 508 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 278
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 278
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: Undefined
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: height 7760MM
    Materials: Stone - Portland
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Carter Postcard Collection

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