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Great Britain
Eastbourne
East Sussex

South East England

War Memorial Roundabout

War Memorial 1914-18

Henry C. Fehr
1920

Eastbourne /  War Memorial 1914-18   Eastbourne /  War Memorial 1914-18

Description

Bronze statue of the Angel of Victory stands atop a small globe surrounded with wreaths, wings upraised. In one hand she holds a wreath, in the other a downward pointing sword to make the sign of the cross.

Inscription(s)

the tribute of
eastbourne
to her gallant
sons and daughters
who were faithful
unto death
in the great war
1914-1918

their names
are recorded
on oak tablets
in the town hall

world
war
ii

to
those who died
1939 - 1945
we
will
remember
them

conflicts
since
1945

in memory of
the residents of
eastbourne
who have
given their lives
in the service
of this country
and of
this community
since 1945

we will remember them

Eastbourne - War Memorial 1914-18

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Location (N 50°46'0" - E 0°17'6")

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