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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
South Hams
Town
Stoke Fleming
County
Devon
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 21st March 1920
    Attended by: VICE ADMIRAL SIR HUGH EVAN-THOMAS KCB KCMG
  • Rededicated
    Date: 10th November 1946
    Attended by: ARCHDEACON OF TOTNES
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
25748
Current location

ST PETERS CHURCH
Stoke Fleming
South Hams
Devon
England

OS Grid Ref: SX 860 480
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
ROUGH-HEWN GRANITE CROSS SURMOUNTING THREE-STEPPED STONE BASE. TOP STEP SQUARE, LOWER STEPS OCTAGONAL.
Inscription
THIS ANCIENT CROSS WAS RESTORED TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THIS PARISH/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR US IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-1919/ (NAMES)/ IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF/ (NAMES)/ WHO FELL IN THE WAR 1939-1945
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Cole, Thomas Creber
Exell, Noel Jardine
Jackson, Percy Hamilton
Langworhy, Cgeorg
Largwotey, John
Tolman, William John
See details for all 6 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 13
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 13
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: forename
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 4
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 4
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
Listing information
  • WAR MEMORIAL ABOUT 20 METRES NORTH OF CHURCH OF ST. PETER
  • 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
Costs

Site: £137 10S

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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