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Memorial details

Memorial type
Wall
District
Stratford On Avon
Town
Moreton Morrell, Warwick
County
Warwickshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
64391
Current location

Tablets on gateposts to Churchyard entrance,
Holy Cross Churchyard.
Road to Moreton Paddox
Moreton Morrell
Warwick
Stratford On Avon
Warwickshire
CV35 9AL
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 31087 55637
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
A section of wall and associated kerbside stone tablets mounted on each of the two stone gateposts at the entrance to the Churchyard. Portrait orientated, left tablet bears The Great War inscription and names, whilst the square right hand tablet is dedicated to the Second World War.
Inscription
Left hand gatepost tablet : THIS WALL / AND TABLET WERE ERECTED / TO THE UNDYING MEMORY OF / THE MEN OF THIS PARISH WHO / LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES FOR US / IN THE GREAT WAR / 1914-1918. /(15 NAMES) Right hand gatepost tablet : AND IN THE WAR 1939 - 45 / (3 NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 15
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 15
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 3
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 3
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surnames, forenames
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablets
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Wall
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Unknown
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • STAND TO! 20/No97 May 2013 Published:WESTERN FRONT ASSOCIATION In article on pp 19-23: "Lest We Forget" The Mis-remembered Men of Two Essex Villages by John Sly

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