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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Aylesbury Vale
Town
Winslow
County
Buckinghamshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945), Malayan Emergency (1948-1960), Falklands Conflict (1982)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 07 November 1920
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
  • Dedicated
    Date: 07 November 1920
    Attended by: Bishop Suffragan of Buckingham
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
8068
Current location

St Lawrence Church
High Street
Winslow
Aylesbury Vale
Buckinghamshire
MK18 3NE
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 76934 27649
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Gothic cross with octagonal column and plinth on three stepped base
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN MEMORY OF THE MEN/ OF WINSLOW WHO GAVE THEIR/ LIVES IN TWO WORLD WARS/ 1914-1918/ (Names)/ 1939-1945/ (Names)/ 1951 (Name)/ 1982 (Name)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adkins, A
Adkins, B
Budd, W G
Chandler, C
Cook, R C
Cripps, F
Cripps, G
Deacon, C T F
Ellis, E A
Foskett, H
See details for all 50 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 50
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 50
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 13
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 13
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Malayan Emergency (1948-1960)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Falklands Conflict (1982)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: height 6.9M
    Materials: Stone - Mansfield
Listing information
  • Winslow 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
Sponsorship
Public

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