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Desborough War Memorial

Lower Street, Desborough, Kettering, England
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A nice place to remember the fallen

Nice and local memeorial, namiming members of the local community who died in the war to end all... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Darryl H
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Desborough, United Kingdom
Remembering a Relative

I have only discovered in recent years that the name of a Great Uncle is on this War Memorial. He... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2018
David D
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Desborough, United Kingdom
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1 week ago
“A nice place to remember the fallen”
16 May 2018
“Remembering a Relative”
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Lower Street, Desborough, Kettering, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice and local memeorial, namiming members of the local community who died in the war to end all wars

Thank Darryl H
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Reviewed 16 May 2018

I have only discovered in recent years that the name of a Great Uncle is on this War Memorial. He was killed at Gallipoli aged 18 RIP

Thank David D
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Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

But very sad when you consider how small Desborough once was and how many names are recorded here. A simple but effective monument. Also worth visiting is the Church of St Giles at the bottom of the road.

Thank Ian S
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Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

As part of their Passchendaele commemoration, Desborough Poppy Appeal have created a wire frame in the shape of a "Tommy" to be covered in poppies, to represent the soldiers who paid the ultimate sacrifice and never returned from the fields of Flanders. One of these...More

Thank Liz H
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Reviewed 17 February 2017

Having written the book Desborough and the Great War 1914 - 1919 after visiting the memorial many years ago, I feel like I know some of those named upon it. The research I did actually revealed a number of men who were entitled to be...More

Thank Steven V
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Reviewed 10 December 2016

A memorial monument to the fallen of Desborough, through the wars, Deep Respect, well worth a visit to pay your respects.

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