Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Waverley
Town
Busbridge
County
Surrey
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 23 July 1922
    Attended by: General Sir Charles Monro, Bart, G.C.B. G.C.S.I G. C.M.G
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
3323

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Current location

In Churchyard.
Church of St John the Baptist
Brighton Road
Busbridge
Waverley
Surrey
GU7 1XA
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 97812 42959
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Tall stylised cross with wide shaft. Cross mounted on coved rectangular base with three shallow steps. Note: there are no names recorded on this memorial, but the relevant names are set out on two stone tablets inside the church - see memorial recors 23496 and 23500.
Inscription
MCMXIV MCMXIX/ THEY COUNTED NOT/ THEIR LIVES DEAR/ UNTO THEMSELVES/ MCMXXXIX MCMXXXXV
Inscription legible?
no
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: Undefined
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: Undefined
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: height 7000mm
    Materials: Stone - Portland
Listing information
  • Busbridge 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
Reference

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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