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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
East Devon
Town
Rewe
County
Devon
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
25381
Current location

AT SIDE OF MAIN ROAD
On A396 at Green Close
Rewe
East Devon
Devon
England

OS Grid Ref: SX 947 997
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
STONE CROSS SURMOUNTING SHALLOW SQUARE STONE PLINTH. PLINTH BEARS INSCRIPTION. OCTAGONAL BASE.
Inscription
FRONT FACE: THIS ANCIENT CROSS WAS RESTORED/ IN MEMORY OF THOSE WHO DIED/ FOR THEIR KING AND COUNTRY 1914-1919 FACE TWO: REWE/ (NAMES) FACE THREE: NETHEREXE/ (NAMES) FACE FOUR: THANKS BE TO GOD WHICH GIVETH US/ THE VICTORY THROUGH OUR LORD JESUS CHRIST
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Dewdney, Ernest
Ewings, James
Moore, Leonard
Parish, Arthur
Payne, Bert
Poole, John
Poole, William
Snell, Frederick
Vanstone, Harry
See details for all 9 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 9
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 9
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: forename,place of birth
    Order of information: place of birth,forename
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • Medieval cross base and War Memorial, Rewe
  • 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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