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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Malvern Hills
Town
Yarkhill
County
Hereford And Worcester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
33238
Current location

St.John The Baptist PARISH CHURCH
Watery Lane
Yarkhill
Malvern Hills
Hereford And Worcester
HR1 3TD
England

OS Grid Ref: SO 60860 42597
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
UNUSUAL CRUSADER STYLE CROSS ON SMALL OCTAGONAL PLINTH AND SQUARE THREE STEPPED BASE
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THIS PARISH/ WHO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1918/ O VALIANT HEART WHO TO YOUR GLORY CAME/ THROUGH DUST OF CONFLICT AND THROUGH BATTLE'S FLAME/ TRANQUIL YOU LIE, YOUR KNIGHTLY VIRTUE PROVED/ YOUR MEMORY HALLOWED IN THE LAND YOU LOVE/ (NAMES)/ 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Asprey, Gladstone G
Bevan, George, Norman
Chadney, Ernest
Davies, Alfred J
Godsall, Alfred
Green, Charles, William
Griffiths, Gilbert
Hill, Thomas
Hopkins, Frederick J
Hughes, James H
See details for all 21 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 16
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 16
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 5
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 5
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname, forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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