SIMONS George Henry

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Reference WMO/261249


St Swithun's Church

Church Road


PE20 3DQ


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Status: On original site
Type: Freestanding
Location: Internal
Setting: Inside a building - public/private
Description: Latin cross
  • Metal Brass
  • First World War (1914-1918)
About the memorial: Freestanding Latin cross standing on 3 tier inward stepped highly polished metal base. Base undecorated except for inscription on front face of lower tier and inscription is now faint. Cross composed of beaten decorative panels and has 5 circular additions, one to each cross arm end, one to the top, one toward the bottom and one at the centre of the cross. Each circle has decoration in a swirling pattern and a white glass bead at its centre. 650 x 190 x 150mm. Location in nave.
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Inscription reads “In memoriam / Lieut G H Simons D.C.M/ fell in action, (…), Aug.26.1917”.,-george-henry/

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