East Brent War Memorial

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Reference #140662

Address:

Junction of Weston Road and Old Bristol Road

East Brent

England

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Status: On original site
Type: Freestanding
Location: External
Setting: Roadside
Description: Serviceman/woman sculpture
Materials:
  • Stone Stone (any)
Lettering: Incised
Conflicts:
  • First World War (1914-1918)
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
  • Korean War (1950-1953)
About the memorial: War Memorial. Dated 1921, repaired 1983. By Emery of Burnham-on-Sea, on plinth. Dressed stone. Plain plinth, with an angle-buttress at each corner, moulded cornice around its top. Octagonal sockets, a life size figure set at each corner in military dress, a soldier, a sailor, an airman, and a marine. Tapering chamfered shaft with a cruciform finial. Plinth inscribed with the names of The Fallen. An unusual and elaborate memorial. c Historic England listing entry
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Front Inscription: TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN PROUD AND GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THE FOLLOWING SOLDIERS FROM OR CONNECTED WITH THIS PARISH WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 -1918.YE THAT LIVE ON MID ENGLISH PASTURES GREEN REMEMBER US AND THINK WHAT MIGHT HAVE BEEN. Rear inscription: ALSO IN MEMORY OF THE ABOVE WHO FELL IN THE WAR 1935 – 1945

1914 - 1918 >> George Inman Comer - Bertram F. Crees - John Leslie Derrick – John Durston – Edward Emery – Ernest Fisher – William Henry Gamlen – Alfred Grant - Frederick Ham - Sidney William Ham - Albert Harrison - Fredrick Popham - Charles Pople - John Puddy - William Henry Studley - harry Dinwiddy. 1939 - 1945>> Louis William Taylor Korea :…. Ernest henry Comer

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Grade II (England)

1251647

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