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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross - Commonwealth War Graves Commission
District
Newbury
Town
Burghfield
County
Berkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
Sir Reginald Blomfield RA
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 14 Nov 191920
    Attended by: MR J H BENYON
  • Unknown
    Date: 12 Jun 191949
    Attended by: Bishop Suffragan of Reading
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
7784
Current location
  • St Mary the Virgins Church
    Church Lane
    Burghfield
    Newbury
    Berkshire
    RG30 3TG
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SU 67095 68395
    Denomination: Church of England
Description
CROSS OF SACRIFICE WITH BRONZE SWORD ON FRONT FACE
Inscription
BURGHFIELD/ AND/ THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-1918/ THESE DIED THAT/ WE MIGHT LIVE/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 37
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 37
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
PARISH COUNCIL

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