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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TQ0747 : War Memorial, Shere by N Chadwick
TF9143 : Wells War Memorial by N Chadwick
SZ6398 : Portsmouth Naval Memorial by N Chadwick
SK2168 : Bakewell War Memorial by N Chadwick
SP5304 : Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light infantry Memorial by N Chadwick
TQ3104 : Brighton War Memorial by Paul Gillett
TQ5045 : War Memorial, Chiddingstone by N Chadwick
TR1457 : Italian Star War Memorial, Westgate Gardens by N Chadwick
TQ5839 : Tunbridge Wells War Memorial by N Chadwick
NN0031 : Taynuilt War Memorial (1) by TheTurfBurner
TL9838 : Polstead War Memorial by PAUL FARMER
SP5305 : War Memorial, Church of St Mary and St John by N Chadwick
SM8800 : War memorial, Broomhill Burrows by N Chadwick
TQ8110 : War Memorial, Alexandra Park by N Chadwick
NM8643 : Lismore War Memorial by TheTurfBurner
TQ7669 : Swan Gardens War Memorial by N Chadwick
SD8746 : Barnoldswick War memorial by N Chadwick
TQ5839 : War memorial, Tunbridge Wells by N Chadwick
SJ7950 : Audley war memorial by Jonathan Hutchins
TQ1804 : War Memorial - Lancing by Paul Gillett
SU8648 : Badshot Lea War Memorial by N Chadwick
TR1855 : War Memorial, Patrixbourne by N Chadwick
NT2573 : Scottish National War Memorial by N Chadwick
TQ5355 : Sevenoaks war memorial, the Vine by N Chadwick
TA0928 : War Memorials, Hull by N Chadwick

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

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