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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Tewkesbury
Town
Twyning
County
Gloucestershire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 20th June 1920
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
36920
Current location

High Street / Hillend
Twyning
Tewkesbury
Gloucestershire
GL20 6DE
England

OS Grid Ref: SO 8985536859
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
GREEK CROSS ON 3-STEP SQUARE BASE
Inscription
1914-1918 / [NAMES] / 1939-1946 [NAMES] / FALKLANDS 1982 [NAME]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Akerman, Francis John
Bartlett, William George
Bayliss, Herbert Edward
Bennett, William Henry
Black, William Edward
Cornish, Albert Henry
Dee, Fred
Green, Arthur
Green, Charles
Griffiths, Arthur Henry
See details for all 21 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 21
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 21
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: height 6 M, width 2.4 M
    Materials: Stone - Portland
Listing information
Condition
History
CRUCIFIX REPAIRED AND PART OF COLUMN REPLACED 2000. TWYNING PARISH COUNCIL WITH GRANT FROM TEWKESBURY BOROUGH COUCIL ADDED BRONZE PLAQUES LISTING NAMES AS A MILLENIUM PROJECT.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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