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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Newbury
Town
Pangbourne
County
Berkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
9084
Current location

Memorial stands in Church grounds
St James the Less Church
Church Road
Pangbourne
Newbury
Berkshire
RG8 7AR
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 63422 76424
Denomination: Church of England

View location on Google Maps
Description
Square stone base, surmounted by red brick and white stone plinth, and white square column topped by Celtic cross. Names of WW1 and WW11 are inscribed around three sides of base.
Inscription
IN/PROUD AND GRATEFUL/MEMORY/OF THE MEN OF OUR PARISH/WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ IN THE GREAT WAR/1914 - 1919/GRANT LORD/THAT WE MAY LIVE NOBLY/AS THESE MEN DIED. 1914-1919 (NAMES)/ 1939-1945/(NAMES).
Inscription legible?
no
Names on memorial
Aldworth, Ernest
Allen, Arthur
Armstrong, George
Balding, Archibald
Bartlett, George
Batty, Ernest
Carter, Thomas
Chamberlin, John
Champ, Harry
Clarke, Harry
See details for all 41 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 34
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 34
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, surname
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 14
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 14
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, initial, surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • Pangbourne 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
Responsibility
Church

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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