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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NR6448 : Gigha & Cara Parish Church - Memorials - (3) by The Carlisle Kid
SE6052 : South African War Memorial by N Chadwick
NY4455 : Scotby War Memorial - April 2017 by The Carlisle Kid
TA0928 : Hull WWI War Memorial and Boer War Memorial by N Chadwick
SX4158 : War Memorial, Church of St Stephen by N Chadwick
TQ5742 : Southborough War Memorial - detail by N Chadwick
SY2698 : Kilmington War Memorial by N Chadwick
SE6052 : South African War Memorial by N Chadwick
SZ6398 : Royal Navy Memorial by N Chadwick
TQ3004 : South African War Memorial by N Chadwick
TQ5946 : War Memorial, High St by N Chadwick
TQ6745 : Paddock Wood War Memorial by N Chadwick
TA0928 : First World War Memorial, Hull by N Chadwick
SX4753 : Royal Airforce Memorial, The Hoe by N Chadwick
TQ5246 : Church of St Luke by N Chadwick
SY5889 : War Memorial and Church of St Michael and All Angels by N Chadwick
TQ4978 : War Memorial, All Saints Church by N Chadwick
TQ2288 : War Memorial, Watford Way by N Chadwick
ST6979 : Westerleigh War Memorial by Jaggery
TQ3575 : War Memorial  and Graves in Nunhead Cemetery by PAUL FARMER
TQ7958 : RAF memorial , Detling by N Chadwick
SU7433 : War Memorial, St Mary's Church, Selborne by N Chadwick
SD7087 : Parish Church of St Andrew & War Memorial by N Chadwick
TQ2105 : Shoreham By Sea War Memorial and Church of St Mary De Haura by N Chadwick
TR0624 : For the fallen by N Chadwick

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

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