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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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
NR8668 : Tarbert War Memorial (1) by TheTurfBurner
TQ5900 : War Memorial, Ocklynge Cemetery by N Chadwick
TQ5846 : Boer War Memorial by N Chadwick
TG1306 : Great Melton War Memorial by N Chadwick
TQ1480 : Scouts War Memorial, Churchfields Recreation Ground by N Chadwick
TQ2037 : War Memorial, Rusper 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
SZ6399 : The Fitzclarence Monument by N Chadwick
TQ5639 : Rusthall War Memorial by N Chadwick
TR1557 : The Buffs (East Kent Regiment) Memorial by TheTurfBurner
SD0996 : War Memorial, A595 by N Chadwick
TQ3632 : War Memorial, West Hoathly by N Chadwick
TG2010 : War Memorial, Hellesdon by N Chadwick
SU8651 : Memorial to Lieutenant Reginald Archibald Cammell, Air Battalion Royal Engineers by N Chadwick
TQ5578 : War Memorial, Purfleet by David Anstiss
SP0686 : Crimean War Memorial by N Chadwick
SU8551 : War memorial, All Saints Church by N Chadwick
SU8446 : Farnham War Memorial by N Chadwick
SX4753 : Plymouth Naval Memorial by N Chadwick

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

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