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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Fylde
Town
Poulton Le Fylde
County
Lancashire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945), First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
3420

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Current location

Town centre Market Palce
Market Place
Market Place
Poulton Le Fylde
Fylde
Lancashire
FY6 7AY
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 34801 39402
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Queens Sq
    Poulton le Fylde
    Wyre
    Lancashire

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Cross on a large four sided column with bronze plaques stating names. Additinoal stone at back of cross wit two tablets of WW2 names. On small cobbled area surrounded by chain-linked fence.
Inscription
FRONT: LOVE'S STRENGTH STANDETH IN LOVE'S SACRIFICE/ TO THE GLORIOUS/ MEMORY OF TH MEN/ OF POULTON LE FYLDE/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-19/ \"LIVE THOU FOR ENGLAND - WE FOR ENGLAND DIED\" LEFT: (NAMES A - G) RIGHT: (NAMES I - W) BACK: (NAMES WW 2)/ (ADDITIONAL 3 NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ardern, Walter
Ashton, John
Bailey, Joseph C
Bamber, Keith
Bamber, Richard T
Baron, Norman
Beesley, Henry
Beesley, Henry
Bennett, James
Bibby, Richard
See details for all 90 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 45
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 45
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 45
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 43
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Plaques
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
  • Stone of remembrance
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Tablets
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Slate
Listing information
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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