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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Newbury
Town
Lambourn
County
Berkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
Messrs. Osbourne and Sons of Newbury
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
7808
Current location

St. Michael's and All Angels' Church
B4001 and Parsonage Lane
Lambourn
Newbury
Berkshire
RG17 8XU
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 32627 78928
Denomination: Church of England

View location on Google Maps
Description
Plain rough hewn Latin cross on square plinth and three-stepped base. Lettering incised black capitals. Between war dates is a maltese type cross instead of a dash. The three-stepped base is made up of rectangular blocks. 12 o'clock, 9 o'clock and 3 o'clock faces list names of First World War dead. 6 o'clock face lists names of Second World War dead.
Inscription
1914 + 1919/(NAMES)/R.I.P 1939 + 1945/(NAMES)/R.I.P
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adam, Robert
Adams, Raymond T
Asker, Ernest
Ball, John
Boston, Alfred
Bradley, William
Brown, Percy
Busby, Alan
Candy, Ernest
Coles, Frederick
See details for all 35 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 35
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 35
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename, initial.
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 20
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 20
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Initials, surname, regiment.
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: depth 2438 mm, height 7620 mm, width 2438 mm
    Materials: Grey Granite
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Site: Circa £260

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Responsibility
Lambourn Parish Council

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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