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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Tandridge
Town
Limpsfield
County
Surrey
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945), Second World War - civilians
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
56126
Current location

Located under a free-standing awning between the British Legion and the cricket pitch.
British Legion
High Street
Limpsfield
Tandridge
Surrey
RH8 0SJ
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 40997 52880
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Rectangular stone tablet with six panels. On the upper three panels are listed alphabetically the names of the fallen of the First world War and the lower three panels the fallen of the Second world war. Lettering incised in black. The whole tablet is covered with a free standing awning.
Inscription
THE COMRADES OF THE GREAT WAR LIMPSFIELD AND DISTRICT/ ROLL OF HONOUR 1914 to 1918/ (Names) 1939 - 1945 (Names). In centre lower column: "THEY SHALL GROW NOT 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 MORNING/ WE WILL REMEMBER THEM".
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, James Scovell
Ashfield, Glyn
Ashton, Harold
Bagoley, William
Bailey, Clive
Baker, Frederick
Baker, William
Baldwin, William
Beney, David
Bewley, Michael
See details for all 103 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 60
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 60
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname,forename
    Order of information: Surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 42
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 42
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname,regiment,forename
    Order of information: Surname
  • Second World War - civilians
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename
    Order of information: Surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: depth 3000mm, height 4000mm, width 4000m
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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