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Memorial details

Memorial type
Lamp or lighting
District
Salisbury
Town
Hindon
County
Wiltshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 17th October 1919
    Attended by: HUGH MORRISON MP
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
23942
Current location

Hindon Church
High Street
Hindon
Salisbury
Wiltshire
SP3 6DJ
England

OS Grid Ref: ST 90986 32929
Denomination: Church of England

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Previous locations
  • High Street
    Hindon
    Salisbury
    Wiltshire
    SP3 6EP
    England

    OS Grid Ref: ST 91032 32867
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Two-stepped base surmounted by short broad pillar and capstone with cornicing. Originally surmounted by a four windowed lantern to light the high street. However the lantern was destroyed when the memorial was knocked down by a tank in 1943. Inscription carved on the sides of the pillar.
Inscription
Face one: THIS MEMORIAL IS ERECTED/ IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THE/ MEN OF THIS VILLAGE WHO/ IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918/ AND THE WORLD WAR 1939 - 1945,/ ENDURED HARDNESS, FACED/ DANGER, AND FINALLY PASSED/ OUT OF THE SIGHT OF MEN BY/ THE PATH OF DUTY AND SELF/ SACRIFICE, GIVING UP THEIR OWN LIVES THAT OTHERS/ MIGHT LIVE IN FREEDOM Face two: (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Baker, Edward Lucas
Beckett, Charles
Burt, George
Cole, John
Cool, Henry William
Doughty, George Edward
Dukes, William George
Goodfellow, Charles
Hibberd, Edward
Holloway, William George
See details for all 22 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 19
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 19
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,year died,forename
    Order of information: year died,surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 3
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 3
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Pillar
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Portland
  • Lamp or Lighting
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Portland
Listing information
  • Hindon 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
2011: Lamp was restored. 2010: War Memorials Trust grant requested by Hindon War Memorial Committee for refurbishment; Application approved. 1943: The memorial knocked and the lantern demolished. The memorial was moved to the church but the lantern was not replaced.
Costs

Memorial: £239 1S 9D

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Hindon Parish Council
Reference

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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