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Memorial details

Memorial type
Obelisk
District
East Hampshire
Town
Liss
County
Hampshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 6 March 1921
    Attended by: MAJ-GEN G D JEFFREYS CB CMG GOC
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
40327
Current location

JUNCTION OF MILL ROAD AND RAKE RD THE TRIANGLE
Mill Rd
Liss
East Hampshire
Hampshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 778 278
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
PLAIN OBELISK ON SQUARE PLINTH AND FOUR STEPPED BASE. WW1 NAMES ON FRONT AND SIDES OF PLINTH. WW2 INSCRIPTION AND NAMES ON REAR OF PLINTH AND CONTINUED ON TOP TWO STEPS OF BASE. Cornish granite
Inscription
FRONT: TO/ THE UNDYING MEMORY/ OF OUR/ VICTORIOUS DEAD/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1918/ (Names) LEFT AND RIGHT HAND SIDES: (Names) REAR: ALSO TO COMMEMORATE/ THE FALLEN IN THE/ SECOND WORLD WAR/ 1939 - 1945/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Aburrow, H A
Albery, T A
Baker, F
Benham, F
Betsworth, R A
Bldwin, A E
Bridger, C
Bridger, P
Carpenter, R P V
Chalcraft, G A
See details for all 51 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 51
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 51
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 32
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 32
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Obelisk
    Measurements: height 4000MM
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • 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
History
28 Nov. 2005 (494653) - Listed Grade II structure
Costs

Memorial: £162 15s 6d

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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