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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
North Devon
Town
Westleigh
County
Devon
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
25722
Current location

ROADSIDE
Westleigh
North Devon
Devon
England

OS Grid Ref: SS 473 287
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
THREE-STEPPED SQUARE BASE SURMOUNTED BY SQUARE PLINTH TAPERING SHAFT AND CROSS
Inscription
6 O'CLOCK FACE: 1914 - 1919/ IN HONOURED MEMORY OF THE/ MEN OF THE PARISH WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ FOR THEIR COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR/ (NAMES)/ 1939 (NAME) 1945 9 O'CLOCK FACE: IN HONOUR OF/ THE MEN OF THIS PARISH WHO SERVED/ THEIR COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR/ NAVY/ (NAMES) 3 O'CLOCK FACE: ARMY: (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Badcock, F
Badcock, W
Badcock, We
Beer, A
Buse, J
Butt, A
Butt, Boy G
Butt, Stow W
Cann, E A
Card, E
See details for all 68 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 68
    Served and returned: 59
    Died: 9
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank
    Order of information: rank
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
Listing information
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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