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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
East Devon
Town
Whimple
County
Devon
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
25448
Current location

ST MARYS CHURCH
The Square
Whimple
East Devon
Devon
England

OS Grid Ref: SY 045 973
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
GRANITE CROSS SURMOUNTING THREE-STEPPED OCTAGONAL STONE BASE. LETTERING ON EACH STEP OF BASE.
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF THE FALLEN 1914-1918/ (NAMES)/ 1939-1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Budd, F
Cameron, C H
Chard, R A F
Coles, J
Godfrey, C
Hannaford, S P
Hughs, G F
Hunt, L
Hutchins, A
Lockyear, W H
See details for all 22 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 22
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 22
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 7
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 7
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,regiment
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
Listing information
  • Whimple 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
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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