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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
East Devon
Town
Broadhembury
County
Devon
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Boer War; Second (1899-1902), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
25209
Current location

IN CENTRE OF VILLAGE
Broadhembury
East Devon
Devon
England

OS Grid Ref: ST 100 040
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
GRANITE CROSS SURMOUNTING TAPERING PLINTH. PLINTH BEARS INSCIPTION. IN BLACK LETERING. PLINTH SURMOUNTS TWO-STEPPED OCTAGONAL BASE. BOTH STEPS OF BASE BEAR NAMES.
Inscription
IN GLORIOUS MEMORY OF /THE MEN OF THIS PARISH/ WHO SACRIFICED THEIR LIVES/ THAT OTHERS/ MIGHT LIVE IN FREEDOM./ LET THOSE WHO COME AFTER SEE TO IT /THAT THEIR NAMES ARE NOT FORGOTTEN./ 1914-1918/ (NAMES)/1939-1945/ (NAMES)/ BOER WAR 1898-1902/ (NAME)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bowles, A
Drewe, A
Gundy, H B
James, B L
James, K L
Jenkins, W H
Murch, F
Murch, S
Norman, J
Parsons, H
See details for all 12 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 12
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 12
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment
    Order of information: surname
  • Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,regiment
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 5
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 5
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
Listing information
  • Broadhembury Parish Memorial Cross
  • 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
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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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