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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cenotaph
Town
Saltash
County
Cornwall
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945), Falklands Conflict (1982)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 7 August 1920
    Attended by: Brigadier -General TC Porter CB
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
73016

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Current location

Just inside the St. Stephens Hill entrance to the Churchyard.
St. Stephens by Saltash Church
St. Stephens Hill
Saltash
Cornwall
PL12 4AP
England

OS Grid Ref: SX 41658 58357
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Granite cenotaph set on a square, four step base and two stage plinth, surrounded by four columns at each corner and topped with a square cover and pointed top. Names are in lead lettering on three sides of the cenotaph: commemoration is on the sides of the plinth. The whole is set within the churchyard.
Inscription
(Front) 1914-1919/ (Names) / YE THAT LIVE ON ENGLANDS PASTURES GREEN REMEMBER US AND THINK WHAT MIGHT HAVE BEEN (Left) 1939-1945 / (Names) (Right) FALKLANDS 1982 (Name)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allen, John W
Allen, Sidney
Amos, Cecil C
Ashton, Gerald J
Barraball, Norman S
Bligh, William J
Bond, Frederick
Bosanquet, Armytage P
Brock, William H
Brooking, Francis J
See details for all 67 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 36
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 36
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename
    Order of information: Alphabetically by surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 30
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 30
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, firstname
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Falklands Conflict (1982)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Listing information
  • War memorial in the churchyard of the Church of St Stephen
  • 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

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