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WWI Memorial, Evesham, Worcestershire, England
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member The_Senior_Crabbes
N 52° 05.439 W 001° 56.766
30U E 572203 N 5771644
Quick Description: Large war memorial to the fallen of both WWI and WWII
Location: West Midlands, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 10/26/2016 2:56:10 AM
Waymark Code: WMTB14
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff
Views: 1

Long Description:
The memorial is located in the Abbey Park in the centre of Evesham, on a bank so that is is clearly visible from the riverside. It comprises a statue of a soldier above a long curved wall inset with panels of the names of the fallen.
From the tracesof war website - This memorial commemorates the residents of Evesham who were killed or missing in World War I (256 names) and World War II (78 names).
Private or Public Monument?: Government

Name of the Private Organization or Government Entity that built this Monument: Local government

Geographic Region where the Monument is located: Europe

Website for this Monument: [Web Link]

Physical Address of Monument:
Abbey Park
Evesham, England


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Date the Monument or Memorial was built or dedicated: Not listed

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