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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Waverley
Town
Milford
County
Surrey
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
23663
Current location

SET INTO THE BOUNDARY WALL
ST JOHN THE EVANGELIST CHURCH
Church Rd
Milford
Waverley
Surrey
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 940 420
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
TWO-STEPPED BASE SURMOUNTED BY OCTAGONAL PLINTH, TAPERING OCTAGONAL SHAFT AND CROSS. INSCRIPTION CARVED ON THE SIDES OF THE PLINTH AND TOP STEP.
Inscription
AROUND THE TOP OF PLINTH: IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THE MEN OF MILFORD WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918 PLINTH FACES: (NAMES) TOP STEP, 6 O'CLOCK FACE: REMEMBERING ALSO THOSE WHO FELL IN/ THE SECOND WORLD WAR./ 1939 - 1945 TOP STEP, 3 O'CLOCK FACE: 1939 1945/ (NAMES) TOP STEP, 12 AND 9 O'CLOCK FACE: (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Baker, F J
Baker, H B
Baker, R F
Bookham, A
Bridger, G J
Butterworth, W C
Childs, W
Cooke, C A
Dray, A
Edwards, J R
See details for all 45 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 45
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 45
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: regiment
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 15
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 15
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,regiment,decorations
    Order of information: surname,decorations,regiment
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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