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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Malvern Hills
Town
Great Witley
County
Hereford And Worcester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
32914

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Current location

AT ROADSIDE
A443
Great Witley
Malvern Hills
Hereford And Worcester
England

OS Grid Ref: SO 759 657
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
STONE CROSS SURMOUNTING OCTAGONAL SHAFT. SQUARE-SET PLINTH BEARS NAMES AND INSCRIPTION IN INCISED LETTERING.
Inscription
IN PROUD AND GRATEFUL MEMORY/ OF THE MEN OF THIS PLACE/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR US/ IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1919/ (NAMES) (1939-1945): (NAME)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, Frank
Averill, Thomas H
Bartlett, Cyril
Bridges, Francis
Butler, James
Cook, George
Gadwallader, John
Hearse, Albert
Jay, Henry
Jay, William
See details for all 20 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 20
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 20
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • Great Witley War Memorial
  • 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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