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Memorial details

Memorial type
Serviceman / Servicewoman
District
Wychavon
Town
Evesham
County
Hereford And Worcester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
J W Singer and Sons Ltd, HENRY POOLE ARA, HAROLD E DICKS
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 07th August 1921
    Attended by: EARL OF COVENTRY
  • Dedicated
    Date: 6th November 1949
    Attended by: Vicar of Evesham, Canon T. Charles Jones
  • Unveiled
    Date: 6th November 1949
    Attended by: General Lord Ismay, G.C.B., C.H., D.S.O.
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
57
Current location

Abbey Park
11 Monks Walk
Evesham
Wychavon
Hereford And Worcester
WR11 4SL
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 03787 43591
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Helmeted soldier with rifle surmounting pedestal in centre of a curved screen Wreath above central tablet
Inscription
TO THE/ ENDURING MEMORY OF/ THE GLORIOUS DEAD/ OF THE/ BOROUGH OF EVESHAM/ WHO GAVE THEIR/ LIVES FOR THEIR/ COUNTRY IN THE/ GREAT WAR/ 1914-1920/ (NAMES)/ 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, H
Aldridge, F G
Andrews, A G
Andrews, E
Badham, F
Bailey, V J
Barnett, G H
Battle, J H
Baylis, G W
Baylis, H
See details for all 251 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 256
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 256
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,decorations
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 78
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 78
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,decorations
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plinth
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Screen
    Measurements: height 20500MM, width 1000MM
    Materials: Stone - Portland
  • Figure
    Measurements: height 9100MM
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
History
REPAIRED AND CLEANED C 1990
Costs

Site: 2850

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Responsibility
EVESHAM TOWN COUNCIL
Reference

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