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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
South Herefordshire
Town
Stretton Sugwas
County
Hereford And Worcester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945), Korean War (1950-1953)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
33006
Current location

ROADSIDE
A438
Stretton Sugwas
South Herefordshire
Hereford And Worcester
England

OS Grid Ref: SO 460 420
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
TWO-STEPPED OCTAGONAL PLINTH SURMOUNTED BY SQUARE PEDESTAL, TAPERING SHAFT AND CROSS. INSCRIPTION ON THE SIDES OF THE PEDESTAL AND UPPER PLINTH
Inscription
6 O'CLOCK FACE: TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN MEMORY OF THE/ MEN OF THIS PARISH WHO/ GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1919/ AND IN 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES) 3, 9 AND 12 O'CLOCK FACE: (NAMES) 7.30 FACE: (NAME)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, George
Archer, William
Barnes, Albert
Brookes, Samuel
Dawe, William
Farmer, Percy
Farrington, George
Girling, Sidney
Hawkins, Percy
Ingham, Robert
See details for all 14 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 14
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 14
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 2
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
  • Korean War (1950-1953)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: year died,place of death,forename,manner of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • Stretton Sugwas 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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