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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Gedling
Town
Calverton
County
Nottinghamshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
26974
Current location

CALVERTON CEMETERY
Mansfield Lane
Calverton
Gedling
Nottinghamshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 61587 49631
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Plain celtic wheel cross on tapering plinth and two stepped base. The inscription is incised in gilt capital lettering on a black granite tablet.
Inscription
(ON SHAFT) PRO PATRIA/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND/ IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THE/ MEN OF CALVERTON WHO IN/ THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918/ LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES/ FOR KING AND COUNTRY/ (RIGHT, LEFT AND BACK) (NAMES) (TOP STEP RISER) ALSO THOSE WHO FELL IN THE/ 2ND WORLD WAR 1939 - 1945 (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ainger, Joseph
Ainger, Robert
Bardill, Albert I
Bardill, Percy
Binch, David
Binch, F Ernest
Binch, J Hugh H
Binch, Walter
Brown, Nelson
Cooper, Harry
See details for all 32 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 32
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 32
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 8
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 8
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: height 3500MM
    Materials: Stone
  • Plaques / Panels with names
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Slate
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
CALVERTON PARISH COUNCIL

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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