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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
South Cambridgeshire
Town
Willingham
County
Cambridgeshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unknown
    Date: 1 Feb 1920
    Attended by:
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
3578
Current location

St Marys Church
Church Lane
Willingham
South Cambridgeshire
Cambridgeshire
CB24 5LQ
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 40466 70567
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Celtic Cross
Inscription
THIS CROSS WAS ERECTED/ IN/ GRATEFUL AND HONOURED MEMORY OF/ THOSE FROM THIS PARISH/ WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-1918 / GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS / THAT A MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR A FRIEND
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Askew, Fred B
Askew, Harvey
Barker, Thomas
Bolton, Victor
Cox, Ernest
Ellwood, Dermot
Ellwood, Frederick
Ellwood, James
Few, Fredk G
Few, Fredk W
See details for all 44 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 39
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 39
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 7
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 7
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • Willingham 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

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