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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Chiltern
Town
Ashley Green
County
Buckinghamshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 08 May 1920
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
8148
Current location

St John's Church
Two Dells Lane/ Ashley Green Road
Ashley Green
Chiltern
Buckinghamshire
HP5 3PN
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 97652 05208
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Three stepped octagonal base surmounted by octagonal plinth, tapering shaft and latin cross. Inscription carved onto the sides of the plinth.
Inscription
6 o'clock face: To the/ GLORY OF GOD/ and in/ HONOURED/ MEMORY OF/ the MEN of/ THIS PARISH/ who fell in the/ GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1919 4.30 and 7.30 faces: (Names) Around the base of the plinth: THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE 12 o'clock face: 1939 - 1945/ (Nmes)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Busby, Colin
Chapman, Frederick
Clark, Frederick
Dell, Frank
Dell, James
Dwight, Henry
Foskett, Frederick
Gomm, Frederick
Gomm, Thomas
Green, Henry Russell Townsend
See details for all 26 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 21
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 21
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 4
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 4
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Portland
Listing information
  • Ashley Green 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
Reference

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