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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Bromsgrove
Town
Barnt Green
County
Hereford And Worcester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
The Bromsgrove Guild (Designer)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
33283
Current location

ST ANDREWS CHURCH
Sandhills Road
Barnt Green
Bromsgrove
Hereford And Worcester
B45 8NR
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 00922 73599
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
ON THE EXTERIOR WALL, CALVARY CROSS IS UNDER A BRICK CANOPY, FLANKED BY A SOLDIER AND SAILOR IN INDIVIDUAL STONE NICHES. Two Metal plaques remembering the fallen are attached to the sides of the memorial wall, one for WW1 (7 names), one for WW2 (5 names).
Inscription
1st Plaque: 1914 REMEMBER 1918 MAY THEY REST IN PEACE/ (Names) 2nd Plaque: 1939 - 1945/ (Names) Below this a further, small brass plaque that reads 'THIS WAR MEMORIAL / WAS RELOCATED, RESTORED / AND REDEDICATED / AS PART OF THE REFURBISHMENT OF / ST ANDREW'S CHURCH / NOVEMBER 2001'.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Alford, Dennis
Bradbury, Albert
Bull, Percy
Busby, Harry
Capener, Joseph Hy.
Dodd, Reginald
Gallimore, Samuel
Gandy, Richard
Jeynes, Arthur
Mccarthy, John
See details for all 12 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 7
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 7
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 5
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 5
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Names
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • First World War memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • Barnt Green 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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