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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Leominster
Town
Kingsland
County
Hereford And Worcester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
MR WILLIAM G STORR BARBER (Sculptor)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
33142

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Current location

KINGSLAND CHURCH
Kingsland
Leominster
Hereford And Worcester
England

OS Grid Ref: SO 447 614
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
BASE SURMOUNTED BY SQUARE PLINTH, PEDESTAL, TAPERING SHAFT AND WHEEL. INSCRIPTION IN BLACK LETTERING ON THE SIDES OF THE PEDESTAL AND PLINTH
Inscription
6 O'CLOCK FACE: TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ IN GRATEFUL REMEMBRANCE OF/ THE HEROES OF THIS PARISH/ WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1919/ BY THEIR DEATH WE LIVE./ (NAME) OTHER FACES: (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abberley, John
Baillie, Robert
Bird, Charles
Chapman, Charles
Davies, Aaron T
Goodwin, Ernest
Jones, Desmond
Lewis, Herbert
Painter, George
Payne, Albert
See details for all 26 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 26
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 26
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 9
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 9
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,decorations
    Order of information: rank
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • Kingsland 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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