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Holy Cross Church, WW1 memorial with names

Holy Cross Church of St Pancras Holy Cross Church, WW1 memorial with names
Inscription

{The list of names is given in two columns of 37 each, on either side of the cross.}
{See the Subjects Commemorated for the names}
{At the bottom of the monument the dates of World War 1 are given, with the following text:}
May their sacrifice be accepted through the sacrifice of thy son.

On the north façade of the church.

Site: Holy Cross Church of St Pancras (2 memorials)

WC1, Cromer Street

Strange that there are 2 memorials for WW1 and none for WW2, although that might be inside, of course.

This section lists the subjects commemorated on the memorial on this page:
Holy Cross Church, WW1 memorial with names

Subjects commemorated Information

World War 1

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Sidney Allen

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This section lists the other memorials at the same location as the memorial on this page:
Holy Cross Church, WW1 memorial with names

Also at this site Information

Holy Cross Church, WW1 Cross

Cross on the west facade of the church.

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Nearby Memorials

Holy Cross Church, WW1 Cross

Holy Cross Church, WW1 Cross

WC1, Cromer Street

Cross on the west facade of the church.

1 subject commemorated
Theatre Royal - Harris

Theatre Royal - Harris

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1 subject commemorated, 1 creator
Bermondsey garden

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SE1, Tower Bridge Road, St Mary Magdalen garden

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1 subject commemorated, 4 creators
St Marks, Kennington - WW1 memorial

St Marks, Kennington - WW1 memorial

SW9, Clapham Road, St Marks Church

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325 subjects commemorated
Brown Dog statue

Brown Dog statue

SW11, Battersea Park, Woodland Walk

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3 subjects commemorated, 4 creators