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Memorial details

Memorial type
Obelisk
District
East Cambridgeshire
Town
Stretham
County
Cambridgeshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
MESSRS E WENLOCK & SON (Builder)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 13th November 1921
    Attended by: CAPTAIN COLIN REITH COOTE DSO; MP
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
46507
Current location

STRETHAM CEMETERY
Stretham
East Cambridgeshire
Cambridgeshire
CB6
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 514 743
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
PLAIN OBELISK ON SQUARE PLINTH AND TWO STEP BASE. ADDITIONAL WW2 TABLET MOUNTED VERTICALLY ON FRONT FACE
Inscription
LEST WE FORGET/ 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)/ 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Baxter, A V
Baxter, F C
Beasley, P W
Bullman, B
Clark, A
Constable, W H
Dimock, B
Hazel, H
Hitch, G W
Howe, H
See details for all 24 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 24
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 24
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 11
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 11
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Obelisk
    Measurements: depth 36IN, height 120IN, width 36IN
    Materials: Granite - Cornish
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Memorial: £170

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

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