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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Newark And Sherwood
Town
Newark-on-Trent
County
Nottinghamshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945), Post-1945 war or conflict, Afghanistan (2001-2014)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 28 April 2007
    Attended by: Richard Todd OBE
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
59004

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Current location

Newark Cemetery
London Road
Newark-on-Trent
Newark And Sherwood
Nottinghamshire
NG24 1FQ
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 805 528
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Three black freestanding stone tablets on a stone base. Not all WW1 names photographed, believe there might be more on the back of the stones
Inscription
Base: NEWARK TOWN MEMORIAL TO THE FALLEN "WE WILL (REMEMBER THEM") FIRST WORLD WAR / 1914 - 1918 / (names) IN HONOUR / SECOND WORLD WAR / 1939 - 1945 / (names) SECOND WORLD WAR / 1939 - 1945 / (names) / WEST AFRICA 1961 / (name) / MALAYA 1962 / (name) / AFGHANISTAN 2007 / (name) (Remainder unknown)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ainsworth, G.
Aldridge, C.
Allen, F. J.
Anderton, E. T.
Andrews, F.
Angus, T. M.
Aslin, J. R.
Bailey, J. F. A.
Barber, J. W.
Barker, L.
See details for all 251 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 103
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 103
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: initials, surname
    Order of information: surname, initials
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 145
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 145
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: initials, surname
    Order of information: surname, initials
  • Post-1945 war or conflict
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: initials, surname
    Order of information: surname, initials
  • Afghanistan (2001-2014)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: initials, surname
    Order of information: surname, initials
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height c 1500mm
    Materials: Stone
  • Base
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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