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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Doncaster
Town
Warmsworth
County
South Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
28072
Current location

Warmsworth Cemetery
Guest Lane
Warmsworth
Doncaster
South Yorkshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 54891 01359
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Small plain Latin cross on large polished plinth and two steps
Inscription
(FRONT) 1914 THE GREAT WAR 1918/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND THE SACRED MEMORY OF/ (NAMES)/ ERECTED/ IN GRATEFUL RECOGNITION OF THE SUPREME/ SACRIFICE MADE BY THE ABOVE NAMED/ MEN OF THIS PARISH (REAR) 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)/ 27TH FEBRUARY 1942/ DIED IN WARMSWORTH ON RETURN FROM/ A SUCCESSFUL MISSION OVER GERMANY/ THE CREW OF A HAMPDEN AIRCRAFT/ (NAMES)/ PER ARDUA AD ASTRA
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, C R
Cartledge, W
Castle, G H
Cross, F M
Dickinson, H
English, B
Fowler, A
Harrison, O
Hewitt, W H
Kendall, J
See details for all 15 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 15
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 15
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,regiment
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 18
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 18
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,regiment
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: height 3000MM, width 800MM
    Materials: Granite - Polished
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
DONCASTER METROPOLITAN BOROUGH COUNCIL
Reference
  • Carter Postcard Collection
  • Carter Postcard Collection

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