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.
Many memorials are grade II listed, 61 are II* listed, LinkExternal link*_listed_war_memorials_in_England
& 12 are Grade I listed. LinkExternal link
A search for memorials can be carried out at LinkExternal link
by N Chadwick
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HY4410 : HMS Royal Oak Memorial Chapel by The Carlisle Kid
TQ7630 : War Memorial, Hawkhurst by N Chadwick
SE6052 : South African War Memorial by N Chadwick
TA2270 : War Memorial, Tower St by N Chadwick
SP0783 : War Memorial, St Mary's Church by N Chadwick
ST9117 : Ashmore: war memorial by Jonathan Hutchins
TQ1649 : Church of St Martin & War Memorial by N Chadwick
TQ4110 : Lewes War Memorial by N Chadwick
TQ5846 : Memorial Gardens by N Chadwick
NM8632 : Ganavan War Memorial by The Carlisle Kid
TQ5446 : Leigh War Memorial by N Chadwick
SR8899 : West Freshwater War Memorial by N Chadwick
TQ3104 : Brighton War Memorial by Paul Gillett
TR3164 : Minster war memorial by The Carlisle Kid
SZ6399 : War Memorial, Guvenor's Green by N Chadwick
SY6879 : Anzac Memorial by N Chadwick
TR1234 : Shepway Cross by N Chadwick
TQ5839 : Tunbridge Wells War Memorial by N Chadwick
NN5823 : War Memorial, Lochearnhead by N Chadwick
SX9472 : Teignmouth WWI War Memorial by N Chadwick
TG1106 : War Memorial, Wramplingham by N Chadwick
TQ5639 : War Memorial outside St Paul's Church by N Chadwick
TQ1977 : War Memorial, Kew by N Chadwick
TQ5846 : Tonbridge War Memorial by N Chadwick
TL4459 : War Memorial, Church of St Giles by N Chadwick

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Created: Sun, 16 Jan 2011, Updated: Wed, 25 Jan 2017

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