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War Memorials

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

Created: Sun, 16 Jan 2011, Updated: Tue, 13 Nov 2018

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TQ3952 : Church of St Mary and war memorial by N Chadwick
TQ2982 : Euston Station War Memorial by N Chadwick
TQ4665 : Orpington War Memorial by N Chadwick
SU9949 : War Memorial, Guildford Station by N Chadwick
TQ5839 : Tunbridge Wells War Memorial by N Chadwick
SU6400 : Portsmouth War Memorial by N Chadwick
SZ6398 : Aboukir Memorial by N Chadwick
TQ3104 : Brighton War Memorial by N Chadwick
TQ7353 : East Farleigh War Memorial by N Chadwick
SX4358 : Saltash War Memorial by N Chadwick
SX8671 : Newton Abbot War Memorial by N Chadwick
TQ3280 : War Memorial, Borough High St by N Chadwick
TR0420 : War Memorial by N Chadwick
TQ3280 : St Saviour's War memorial by N Chadwick
TQ5246 : War Memorial & Church of St Luke by N Chadwick
SU8651 : British 2nd Army, WWI Memorial by N Chadwick
NT2573 : Scottish National War Memorial by N Chadwick
TR0653 : Church of St Mary by N Chadwick
TQ2105 : Shoreham By Sea War Memorial and Church of St Mary De Haura by N Chadwick
SD7087 : Parish Church of St Andrew & War Memorial by N Chadwick
TQ7758 : Boxley War Memorial by N Chadwick
TR0624 : For the fallen by N Chadwick
TQ5839 : Tunbridge Wells War Memorial by N Chadwick
TQ6741 : Brenchley War Memorial by N Chadwick
TQ1771 : War Memorial, Ham Common by N Chadwick

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