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war memorial

A structure, building or site commemorating soldiers and civilians killed in war.

war memorial

Photograph of one of the war memorials at the Bowes Museum, County Durham, England. Photograph copyright: Sarah Collins, 2008.


This particular war memorial is dedicated to the memory of the men of the Durham Militia who fell during the First World War.  It is listed Grade II and consists of a plinth surmounted by a stone cross.