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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross - Commonwealth War Graves Commission
District
Purbeck
Town
Wareham
County
Dorset
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
Sir Reginald Blomfield RA
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
26512
Current location

CHURCH YARD
ST MARYS CHURCH
Wareham
Purbeck
Dorset
England

OS Grid Ref: SY 920 870
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
STANDARD OCTAGONAL CWGC CROSS OF SACRIFICE ON OCTAGONAL PLINTH AND BASE INVERTED BRONZE SWORD OF SACRIFICE ON FRONT FACE
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: Undefined
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: Undefined
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Portland
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
CWGC

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