Combined WWI / WWII Memorial Cross - Holy Trinity - Hatton, Warwickshire
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N 52° 18.244 W 001° 39.297
30U E 591709 N 5795710
Quick Description: Combined WWI / WWII memorial cross (Hatton, Haseley, Shrewley & Beausale), Holy Trinity Churchyard, Hatton.
Location: West Midlands, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 4/30/2017 2:56:04 AM
Waymark Code: WMVKKB
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA
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Long Description:
A five-stepped octagonal base surmounted by an octagonal sectioned plinth with a tapering octagonal column, annulus capital & foliated quatrefoil open centred cross. Inscriptions are on the plinth & top step.

Inscription -

TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY OF THE MEN OF HATTON, HASELEY, SHREWLEY AND BEAUSALE WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR KING AND COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1919 / (NAMES) / THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE / THE FOLLOWING GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR / 1939-1945 / (NAMES)

Details of the 30 names on the memorial (visit link)
Date the Monument or Memorial was built or dedicated: 6/20/1920

Private or Public Monument?: Other

Name of the Private Organization or Government Entity that built this Monument: Not known

Geographic Region where the Monument is located: Europe

Website for this Monument: [Web Link]

Physical Address of Monument:
Holy Trinity Churchyard
Birmingham Road
Hatton, Warwickshire England
CV35 7LB


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