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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross - Commonwealth War Graves Commission
District
Oswestry
Town
Oswestry
County
Shropshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
Sir Reginald Blomfield RA
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
37938
Current location

Victoria Rd
Oswestry
Oswestry
Shropshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 295 289
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
CWGC CROSS SWORD OF HONOUR ON THE FACE OF THE CROSS
Inscription
THIS CROSS OF SACRIFICE IS ONE IN DESIGN/ AND INTENTION WITH THOSE WHICH HAVE/ BEEN SET UP IN FRANCE AND BELGIUM AND/ OTHER PLACES THROUGHOUT HE WORLD/ WHERE OUR DEAD OF THE/ GREAT WAR ARE LAID TO REST/ THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
CWGC

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