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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Beverley
Town
Hessle
County
Humberside
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
35156
Current location

UNKNOWN
Hessle
Beverley
Humberside
England

OS Grid Ref: TA 030 260
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Octagonal Latin cross and shaft on octagonal plinth and single step.
Inscription
REMEMBER/ WITH THANKSGIVING THE/ TRUE AND FAITHFUL MEN/ WHO IN THE YEARS OF WAR/ WENT FRESH FROM HESSLE/ THE NAMES OF THOSE WHO/ RETURNED NOT AGAIN ARE/ HERE INSCRIBED TO BE/ HONOURED FOR EVERMORE/ 1914 - 1918/ AND/ 1939 - 1945/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Acey, Walter
Almond, Walter
Bayston, Alfred
Bayston, Fred
Beadle, Arthur
Beadle, Henry S
Bell, James
Bennett, Charles E
Bielby, Norman
Bilsden, Arthur
See details for all 98 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 98
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 98
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, surname
    Order of information: Alphabetical by surname
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Hull & Yorkshire Military Monumental Inscriptions, Vol I: Malcolm Mann (1991), pp. 101-103.
  • Carter Postcard Collection

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