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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
East Devon
Town
Awliscombe
County
Devon
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
25181
Current location

CENTRE OF VILLAGE
Awliscombe
East Devon
Devon
England

OS Grid Ref: ST 135 016
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
WHEEL-CROSS OF ROUGH-HEWN GRANITE SURMOUNTING THREE-STEPPED STONE BASE. CENTRE STEP OF BASE BEARS FWW INSCRIPTION. BOTTOM STEP BEARS SWW INSCRIPTION. CELTIC-STYLE CARVING ON HEAD OF CROSS.
Inscription
IN HONOURED MEMORY OF THE MEN OF AWLISCOMBE WHO DIED FOR KING AND COUNTRY 1914-1918/ (NAMES)/ 1939-1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Besly, B H
Bishop, J
Gardner, F L
Hawkins, W
Hellier, R
Hine, G
Pennel, H L
Pike, F
Rowland, S
Tucker, J
See details for all 11 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 11
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 11
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,regiment
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 2
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,regiment
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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