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Memorial details

Memorial type
Hall / Institute
District
Huntingdon
Town
Houghton
County
Cambridgeshire
Country
England
Commemoration
VC or GC Recipients, Second World War (1939-1945), First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
284
Current location

Memorial Hall
St Ives Road
Houghton
Huntingdon
Cambridgeshire
PE28 2AT
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 28217 72275
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Tablet.
Inscription
IN HONOUR OF THE MEN OF/ HOUGHTON & WYTON/ WHO FOUGHT AND IN EVER GRATEFUL REMEMBRANCE OF/ THOSE WHO FELL FIGHTING FOR FREEDOM AND FOR PEACE/ 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)/ 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)/ WE WILL REMEMBER THEM/
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Carrier, G
Green, A
Green, L
Gripper, E S
Honey, A
Lavender, I
Leigh, B
Matten, M
Maxwell, I
Newman, J
See details for all 12 names
Commemorations
  • VC or GC Recipients
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 8
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 8
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Surname
    Order of information: Surname
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 12
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 12
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Surname
    Order of information: Surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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