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Memorial details

Memorial type
Obelisk
District
Nuneaton
Town
Ash Green, Exhall
County
Warwickshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
38520
Current location

Traffic island
junction with Church Lane & Vicarage Lane,
St. Giles Road
Ash Green
Exhall
Nuneaton
Warwickshire
CV7 9GZ
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 33995 85109
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Single-stepped square base surmounted by a square sectioned plinth, bolster & tapering square sectioned obelisk. Inscriptions & names on plinth, bolster & obelisk faces. Lettering in black.
Inscription
Plinth - east face : TO / THE GLORIOUS MEMORY / OF / THOSE MEN FROM THIS PARISH / WHO DYING VALIANTLY / HELPED TO SAVE THEIR COUNTRY / IN THE GREAT WAR / 1914 - 1918 Plinth - north, face : (19 Names) Plinth - south face : (19 Names) Plinth - west face : (36 Names in 2 columns) Bolster - north face : (3 Names) Bolster - south face : (6 Names) Obelisk - west face : TO / THE GLORIOUS / MEMORY OF / THOSE MEN FROM / THIS PARISH WHO / DYING VALIANTLY / HELPED TO SAVE / THEIR COUNTRY IN / THE SECOND WORLD WAR / 1939 - 1945 / MAY THEY REST IN PEACE.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, A.
Ash, A. A.
Batchelor, F. W.
Blount, W. T. J.
Brown, A. T.
Clarke, G.
Clarke, G. C.
Curson, J.
See details for all 8 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 74
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 74
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename initials, surname
    Order of information: Surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 9
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 9
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename initials, surname
    Order of information: Surname
Components
  • Obelisk
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Plinth
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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