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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Newbury
Town
Compton
County
Berkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
41607
Current location

ST MARY AND ST NICHOLAS CHURCH
Compton
Newbury
Berkshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 527 797
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
TALL NARROW OCTAGONAL CROSS ON OCTAGONAL BASE AND THREE STEPPED PLINTH
Inscription
(NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allen, A
Allen, Alfred
Baston, J
Brocket, Ernest
Brockett, E
Brown, C
Brown, Christopher
Butler, G
Butler, George
Carter, A
See details for all 54 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 28
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 28
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,regiment
    Order of information: regiment
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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