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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Newbury
Town
Brimpton
County
Berkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
9055
Current location

Junction of Brimpton Road and Crookhan Common Road
Brimpton Rd
Brimpton
Newbury
Berkshire
RG7 4TJ
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 55803 64790
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Celtic cross on two-stepped base set in crazy paved area enclosed by low semi-circular tapered wall.
Inscription
THESE MEN/ OF BRIMPTON/ WHOSE NAMES ARE/ HERE INSCRIBED/ GAVE THEIR LIVES/ FOR FREEDOM/ IN THE/ GREAT WAR/ 1914-1918/ (NAMES)/ THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR/ EVERMORE Base:- 1939-1945/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Armstrong, William
Bartholomew, Norman C H
Blake, James R
Butcher, Arthur T
Butler, William
Dyer, Daniel
Edwards, Sidney
Elliott, Percy J
Farquharson, Arthur
Frost, Percy
See details for all 22 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 22
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 22
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: forename, surname
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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