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Royal Gardens
Dartmouth
South Hams
Devon
TQ6 9PS
England

OS Grid Ref: SX 87824 51422
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
ROUGH-HEWN GRANITE CROSS MOUNTED ON CUBE PLINTH. PLINTH BEARS NAMES AND INSCRIPTION. PLINTH SURMOUNTS TWO-STEPPED OCTAGONAL STONE BASE.
Inscription
SIDE ONE: IN MEMORY OF THE MEN OF DARTMOUTH WHO DIED FOR THEIR COUNTRY 1914 - 1918./ (NAMES) SIDE TWO: "THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE"/ (NAMES) SIDE THREE: IN MEMORY OF THE MEN OF DARTMOUTH WHO DIED FOR THEIR COUNTRY 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES) SIDE FOUR: IN MEMORY OF CIVILIANS WHO LOST THEIR LIVES BY ENEMY ACTION 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Alexander, Jack
Algar, Harry
Ash, Edward G
Ball, Samuel H
Bates, Lewis G
Bates, William J P
Beadon, John E
Bell, Frederick
Blake, William F
Blank, William J
See details for all 154 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 160
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 160
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 82
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 82
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,regiment, initials of forenames
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War - civilians
    Total names on memorial: 35
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 35
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
  • Yangtse Incident (1949)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames, regiment
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Malayan Emergency (1948-1960)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames, regiment
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Afghanistan (2001-2014)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames, regiment
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
Listing information
  • Dartmouth War 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
Reference
  • Carter Postcard Collection

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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