© WMR-875

Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
South Cambridgeshire
Town
Wimpole
County
Cambridgeshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: Circa 1920
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
  • Rededicated
    Date: 1947
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
875
Current location
  • End of Cambridge Road
    141A Cambridge Road
    Wimpole
    South Cambridgeshire
    Cambridgeshire
    SG8 5QB
    England

    OS Grid Ref: TL 33306 48707
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
CROSS WITH INSCRIPTION IN LEAD LETTERING
Inscription
CROSS: IN PROUD AND GRATEFUL MEMORY OF/ THE MEN OF WIMPOLE AND ARRINGTON/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR/ COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)/ 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES) FLOWER HOLDER: WIMPOLE/ AND/ ARRINGTON/ WAR MEMORIAL
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 18
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 18
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: surname,rank,regiment
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 3
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 3
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: surname,rank,regiment
Listing information
Condition
History
1947: Paving and low retaining wall added.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Wimpole Parish Council; Arrington Parish Council contribute to maintainance financially.
Reference

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