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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Salisbury
Town
Charlton
County
Wiltshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
68912
Current location

In cemetery
St. John the Baptist Church
Ludwell Hill
Charlton
Salisbury
Wiltshire
SP7 9NB
England

OS Grid Ref: ST 90162 22604
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Wheel cross set on a square plinth with inset inscription panels above a three-stepped stone base.
Inscription
At 6 o'clock: LEST WE FORGET/ TO THE MEMORY OF / THOSE IN THIS PLACE WHO/ DIED FOR US IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-1918/ (...) At 12 o'clock: (Names...) At 3 o'clock: (Names...) At 9 o'clock: Unknown Stone at base: 1939-1945/ (Names...)
Inscription legible?
no
Names on memorial
Aish, Percy
Biddlescombe, Arthur
Broomfield, Edward
Broomfield, Frederick
Fletcher, Frank
Gillingham, Harry
Hall, Claude
Hayter, Albert
King, Charles
Lucas, Harry
See details for all 11 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 11
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 11
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Forename. surname, regiment
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 4
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 4
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Initial, surname, regiment
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Plinth
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • Donhead St Mary War Memorial
  • Grade II
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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