War Memorials :: Shared Description

War memorials were mainly constructed after WWI to commemorate the troops who gave their lives in the war. Many were then updated after WWII. Some war memorials date back to the Boer War. Almost every town and village in Britain has a War Memorial. They take many forms the commonest being an obelisk, a cross or statue of a soldier. Some commemorate the inhabitants of a place, some are for schools and others are for companies or Military groupings.
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TQ2037 : War Memorial, Rusper by N Chadwick
TR1852 : War Memorial, Bishopsbourne by N Chadwick
TQ2475 : War Memorial, St Mary's Church, Putney by N Chadwick
TR3241 : Merchant Navy Memorial, Marine Parade by N Chadwick
TM1745 : War Grave Memorial, Old Cemetery by N Chadwick
TQ5639 : Rusthall War Memorial by N Chadwick
SU9405 : War Memorial, Eastergate by N Chadwick
SZ6399 : The Fitzclarence Monument by N Chadwick
TR2235 : Folkestone War Memorial by N Chadwick
SJ8645 : Hartshill: war memorial by Jonathan Hutchins
SD0996 : War Memorial, A595 by N Chadwick
TR1557 : The Buffs (East Kent Regiment) Memorial by TheTurfBurner
TR1557 : Memorial to Major Edward "Mick" Mannock VC DSO** MC* by TheTurfBurner
TQ2980 : War Memorial, Royal Academy, Burlington House, Piccadilly, London by PAUL FARMER
TA0090 : War Memorial, St Laurence by N Chadwick
SM9600 : War Memorial, Hundleton by N Chadwick
SE3055 : Harrogate Cenotaph by N Chadwick
TQ2904 : Hove War Memorial by N Chadwick
SW4729 : Penzance War Memorial by N Chadwick
NR8668 : Tarbert War Memorial (1) by TheTurfBurner
TQ5900 : War Memorial, Ocklynge Cemetery by N Chadwick
TQ5846 : Boer War Memorial by N Chadwick
TQ1480 : Scouts War Memorial, Churchfields Recreation Ground by N Chadwick
TG1306 : Great Melton War Memorial by N Chadwick
TL4860 : War Memorial, Fen Ditton by N Chadwick

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Created: Sun, 16 Jan 2011, Updated: Thu, 11 Jul 2013

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