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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
East Devon
Town
East Budleigh
County
Devon
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
25266
Current location

ON THE MAIN ROAD THROUGH THE VILLAGE ON THE EAST SIDE NEAR COMMUNITY CENTRE
East Budleigh
East Devon
Devon
England

OS Grid Ref: SY 066 846
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
LARGE CROSS OF ROUGH-HEWN GRANITE SET ON FOUR-STEPPED OCTAGONAL STONE BASE. CENTRAL TWO STEPS BEAR NAMES AND INSCIPTION. ADDITIONAL CARVED-OUT PANEL BEARS ADDITIONAL NAMES.
Inscription
STEP: IN HONOURED MEMORY OF/ THE MEN OF THIS PARISH/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ FOR KING AND COUNTRY/ IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1919. STEP BELOW: (NAMES) STEP BELOW: AND IN MEMORY OF THOSE WHO FELL/ IN THE 2ND WORLD WAR 1939-1945 (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Edye, Vivian
Farr, Charles
Farr, Reginald
Farrant, Atwill
Farrant, John
Gibbs, Beresford
Gibbs, Chaplin Edward
Harding, William
Hart, William
Hill, John
See details for all 29 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 29
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 29
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 12
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 12
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Carter Postcard Collection

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