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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cairn
District
Staffordshire Moorlands
Town
Waterhouses
County
Staffordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Non-Specific Conflict
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
51225
Current location

A523
Waterhouses
Staffordshire Moorlands
Staffordshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 079 504
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
STONE CAIRN WITH DEDICATORY STAINLESS STEEL PLAQUE SET INTO THE FRONT FACE. SMALL LATIN CROSS SURMOUNTS THE TOP OF THE CAIRN.
Inscription
WATERHOUSES & DISTRICT ROYAL BRITISH LEGION/ ROLL OF HONOUR/ WE WILL REMEMBER THESE MEN OF OUR VILLAGES,/ OUR COMRADES WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ IN THE SERVICE OF THEIR COUNTRY/ (NAMES)/ THEY SHALL NOT GROW OLD AS WE THAT ARE LEFT/ GROW OLD, AGE SHALL NOT WEARY THEM/ NOR THE YEARS CONDEMN, AT THE GOING DOWN/ OF THE SUN AND IN THE MOTRNING,/ WE WILL REMEMBER THEM
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Austin, John
Austin, Maurice
Barker, Wilfred
Bentley, Tom
Bold, Ernest
Boroughs, Percival
Braddock, Alfred
Braddock, Chalres
Braddock, James
Bridgewood, Ernest
See details for all 44 names
Commemorations
  • Non-Specific Conflict
    Total names on memorial: 88
    Served and returned: 44
    Died: 44
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: forename,additional
    Order of information: additional,forename
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 2FT, width 10IN
    Materials: Stainless Steel
  • Cairn
    Measurements: height C 5FT, width 5FT
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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