Whitfield War Memorial.


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Reference WMO217829

Address:

St. John the Evangelist Churchyard,

The Avenue,

Whitfield, Brackley, Northants

NN13 5TE

England

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Status: On original site
Type: Freestanding
Location: External
Setting: Within a garden/park/churchyard/enclosure/Marketplace
Description: Wheel cross
Materials:
  • Stone Stone (any)
Lettering: Incised
Conflicts:
  • First World War (1914-1918)
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
About the memorial: The stone built memorial in the Churchyard is located to the left of the main path from The Avenue. Single-stepped base surmounted by a roughhewn tapering square sectioned plinth with rough-hewn tapering shaft & wheel cross. Inscription on plinth.
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TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN LOVING MEMORY OF THE YOUNG MEN OF WHITFIELD WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR AND 1939 - 45 WAR (NAMES) LOVELY AND PLEASANT IN THEIR LIVES IN THEIR DEATH THEY WERE NOT DIVIDED [ note : WW2 inscription and name have been added between the existing WW1 lines of script ].

WW1 names : ALFRED * REEVE JUNE 1917 > ALFRED J SUMMERS JULY 1917 > JAMES * REEVE AUG 1917 . WW2 name : HARRY R BEDDING APRIL 1945 (* unable to decypher letter).

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