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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NM8529 : Memorials - CalMac terminal - Oban by TheTurfBurner
TQ6768 : Cobham War Memorial by N Chadwick
TQ5946 : Tonbridge War Memorial by N Chadwick
TQ4744 : War memorial, Hever by N Chadwick
SU6400 : Guildhall Square Cenotaph by Paul Gillett
SX9781 : War Memorial by Starcross Station by N Chadwick
TQ8364 : War Memorial, Hartlip by N Chadwick
TL4558 : War Memorial, Church of St Andrew the Great by N Chadwick
TR3967 : War memorial, Broadstairs by N Chadwick
SN2816 : St Clears War Memorial by N Chadwick
TV5597 : Tiger Inn and Village Green, East Dean by Paul Gillett
SY4292 : War Memorial, Chideock by N Chadwick
SX4753 : War Memorial, The Citadel by N Chadwick
TG2308 : War Memorial, Tombland by N Chadwick
SZ6398 : Portsmouth Naval Memorial by N Chadwick
TQ6745 : Paddock Wood War Memorial by N Chadwick
TG1807 : Colney War Memorial by N Chadwick
TQ7668 : Chatham Naval Memorial by N Chadwick
SD4970 : War memorial, Carnforth by Jonathan Hutchins
SH5278 : Vivian War Memorial by N Chadwick
SZ6399 : The Fitzclarence Monument by N Chadwick
TQ8785 : War memorial, Clifftown Parade by N Chadwick
SO6775 : Church of St Mary and War Memorial, Cleobury Mortimer by N Chadwick
NS2059 : Largs War Memorial (1) by TheTurfBurner
SX9980 : Clock Tower  War Memorial, Exmouth by N Chadwick

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

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