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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Birmingham
Town
Kings Heath
County
West Midlands
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
28338
Current location

BRANDWOOD END CEMETERY
Kings Heath
Birmingham
West Midlands
B14 6EQ
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 07093 79868
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
WAR MEMORIAL ON ROUND ABOUT WITH BASE, SWORD SURMOUNTED BY A CROSS ON 2 STEP PLINTH WITH 2 WALLS PLACED 2 O'CLOCK and 10 O'CLOCK NEARBY WITH NAMES INSCRIBED ON IT.
Inscription
THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE/ (NAMES)/ ON THESE PANELS ARE COMMEMORATED THOSE /MEMBERS OF HIS MAJESTY'S FORCES WHO GAVE/ THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR COUNTRY IN THE GREAT /WAR 1914 - 18 WHOSE GRAVES ARE IN THIS /CEMETERY BUT ARE NOT MARKED BY /SEPARATE HEADSTONES
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Berwick, E
Bowker, G
Brine, A J
Brittain, W
Brookes, J
Broughton, G
Chatwin, W J
Checkling, S
Cripps, C H
Davies, R
See details for all 35 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 35
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 35
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,year died,regiment,age of death,additional
    Order of information: surname,additional,regiment,year died,age of death
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: height C 3658mm, width C 1524mm
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • BRANDWOOD END CEMETERY
  • 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
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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