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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Chiltern
Town
Great Missenden
County
Buckinghamshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
8139
Current location

High Street
Great Missenden
Chiltern
Buckinghamshire
HP16 0AU
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 89443 01294
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Stone tablet in two parts with British Legion badge at top centre.
Inscription
1914 1919/ IN PERPETUAL MEMORY OF/ THE MEN OF GREAT MISSENDEN/ WHO DIED FOR THEIR COUNTRY./ (Names)/ 1939-1945/ (Names)/ A BRITISH LEGION TRIBUTE.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bachelor, J E
Brown, G
Burnaby, H B
Campbell, A
Clark, R
Clements, J
Cox, G
Dimmock, F
Eeggleston, W
Flitney, L
See details for all 39 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 39
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 39
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 12
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 12
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
ROYAL BRITISH LEGION
Reference

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