6th Battalion London Regiment Battlefield Cross

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Reference WMO260138

Address:

St Sepulchre-without-Newgate Church

Holborn Viaduct

London

EC1A 9DE

England

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Status: On subsequent site(s)
Type: Non freestanding
Location: Internal
Setting: Inside a building - public/private
Description: Battlefield (wooden) cross
Materials:
  • Stone Stone (any)
  • Timber Timber (any)
Lettering: Incised
Conflicts:
  • First World War (1914-1918)
About the memorial: Battlefield cross commemorating over 100 men and associated tablet with inscription in gold lettering.
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THIS CROSS COMMEMORATES NEARLY/ 100 OFFICERS AND MEN OF THE 6TH BATTALION/ LONDON REGIMENT WHO FELL IN ACTION/ AT THE BATTLE OF LOOS, ON SEPTEMBER/25TH 1915 AND WERE BURIED IN THE FIELD/ ON THE NIGHT OF SEPTEMBER 28./ IT STOOD UPON THE BATTLEFIELD FOR/ OVER THREE YEARS, AND WAS REPLACED/ BY A MORE PERMANENT CROSS IN/ FEBRUARY 1919/ "THEIR BODIES ARE BURIED IN PEACE/ BUT THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE"

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