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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Broxbourne
Town
Hoddesdon
County
Hertfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Non-Specific Conflict
Maker
Messrs W. Andrews and Sons (Sculptor)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 10th April 1921
    Attended by: Viscount Hampden, Lord Lietenant of Hertfordshire and Reverend C.B. Greaves
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
41655
Current location

Maket place near Clock Tower.
High Street
Hoddesdon
Broxbourne
Hertfordshire
EN11 8HD
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 37339 08841
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Celtic cross on octagonal base. Four WW2 tablets at foot. Surrounded by metal railings.
Inscription
ERECTED TO THE/ UNDYING MEMORY/ OF THE MEN/ OF/ HODDESDON/ AND/ RYE PARK/ WHO FELL/ IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-1919/ THE SECOND WORLD WAR/ 1939-1945/ AND ALL SUBSEQUENT/ CONFLICTS IN THE SERVICE/ OF THEIR COUNTRY/ "GREATER LOVE HATH NO/ MAN THAN THIS" (Names for WW1 on seven other faces) (WW2 Tablets (Names)/WE WILL REMEMBER THEM/ 01.01.2000
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abel, G F
Acres, C J
Adams, L M
Adams, T
Aitkens, A R K
Arnall, R A
Atkinson, A W
Aylott, V A W
Ayre, F O
Baldry, A J
See details for all 230 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 158
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 158
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
  • Non-Specific Conflict
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Tablets
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Broxbourne Council
Reference

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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