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Memorial details

Memorial type
Pillar / Column
District
Huntingdon
Town
Warboys
County
Cambridgeshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945), Korean War (1950-1953)
Maker
MR C W MASTERS (Builder)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: July 1921
    Attended by: LORD-LIEUTENANT OF HUNTINGDONSHIRE
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
380
Current location

WARBOYS ANTIQUES (EX-SCHOOL)
Warboys
Huntingdon
Cambridgeshire
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 30607 80114
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
PILLAR SURMOUNTED BY SMALL CROSS
Inscription
ERECTED/ IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THE MEN OF/ WARBOYS WHO FOUGHT AND DIED IN THE/ GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)/ ALSO IN WORLD WAR 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)/ AND IN KOREA 1951/ (NAME)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, Dennis
Adams, Edward
Austin, George
Baldock, Edward C
Baldock, George
Baldock, Richard E
Bateman, Charles
Bateman, John W
Behagg, Arthur B
Bester, Arthur
See details for all 52 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 52
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 52
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 6
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 6
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
  • Korean War (1950-1953)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Pillar
    Measurements: depth 2000MM, height 3000MM, width 2000MM
    Materials: Granite
Listing information
  • Warboys 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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