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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Waverley
Town
Godalming
County
Surrey
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 1992
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
23625
Current location

IN THE CHURCHYARD
NEXT TO THE NORTH WALL
ST PETER AND ST PAUL CHURCH
Godalming
Waverley
Surrey
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 960 430
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
CROSS WITH ADDITIONAL BLACK MARBLE TABLETS SET INTO THE WALL OF THE CHURCHYARD. CARVED INSCRIPTION ON THE CROSS AND INCISED GOLD LETTERING ON THE TABLETS
Inscription
CROSS: 1914 - 1918 1939 - 1945 UPPER TABLET: IN MEMORY OF THE PEOPLE OF THIS TOWN WHO GAVE THIER LIVES IN THE WAR 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES) LOWER TABLET: IN MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THIS TOWN WHO FELL IN THE 1914 - 1918 WAR. THEIR NAMES ARE ON THE TABLET INSIDE THE CHURCH
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 105
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 105
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 108
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 108
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Plaques / Panels with names
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - Black
Listing information
  • Godalming War Memorial
  • Grade II
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
History
1992: MARBLE TABLETS WITH WW2 NAMES ON ADDED TO THE MEMORIAL
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Carter Postcard Collection

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