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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Test Valley
Town
Knights Enham
County
Hampshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
49886
Current location

ST MICHAELS CHURCH
Knights Enham
Test Valley
Hampshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 361 481
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
SQUARE BASE SURMOUNTED BY THREE STEPPED PLINTH, SHORT SHAFT AND CELTIC CROSS. INSCRIPTION IN RAISED LETTERING ON TWO SIDES OF THE PLINTH.
Inscription
FRONT FACE: TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN UNDYING MEMORY/ OF THOSE OF THIS PARISH/ WHO DIED FOR THEIR COUNTRY/ IN THE GREAT WAR,/ 1914 - 1919./ (NAMES)/ I, WITH UNCOVERED HEAD/ SALUTE THE HONOURED DEAD REAR FACE: ALSO TO THE GLORIOUS/ MEMORY OF THE MEN/ OF THIS PARISH/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ FOR THEIR COUNTRY DURING/ 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Cox, H H
Crouch, H
Crouch, W
Dollery, D E
Pitt, J M
Pitt, W N
Shrimpton, E H
Tarrant, F W
Tilbury, A
Wilkins, W J
See details for all 10 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 20
    Served and returned: 10
    Died: 10
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 18
    Served and returned: 9
    Died: 9
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: depth 770MM, height 2000MM, width 900MM
    Materials: Granite
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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