New Cross, St James Hatcham WW2 Civilian War Memorial
St James Hatcham WW2 Civilian War Memorial

St James Hatcham [Old Church]
New Cross SE14

UKNIWM Ref: 12294

OS Map Ref: TQ 346 768

Map: Memorials of Lewisham Map

Type: Stone Pillar in Memorial Garden

Description: Granite pillar on two step base with bronze wreath and date within the garden. In the North West angle of the old church there is a Memorial Garden. An open book form tops a granite pillar positioned on a two step base with a wreath and date. The inscription is on the book form and at the base of the memorial is inscribed “Restored in Memory of Evelyn Bowden November 1945”

This garden is dedicated in remembrance of all who died in this parish through enemy action.
Called from a world at war unto his kingdom of peace 1939-1945

Wars Commemorated: Second World War

Press: Sunday Telegraph 27 November 1994

Note: The church is now in other use. The garden is in the North West angle of the old church.

Names: No Names Given
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