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Laxey Village War Memorial

Period: 1995-08-27

NGR Easting: 243361

NGR Northing: 484614

Description: Inscription reads as follows: "To the sacred / memory of the fallen / of Lonan and Laxey / who made the supreme / sacrifice. / 1914-1918 1939-1945 / We will remember them."

60 names listed;
First World War and Second World War.

A plaque at the entrance to the memorial area reads as follows:
"This memorial was refurbished by / the Royal British Legion / (Lonan and Laxey Branch) / to commemorate the 50th anniversary / of the ending of World War II / dedicated on Sunday 27th August 1995 / by Reverend C. Upton / in the centenary year of Laxey / Village Commissioners."

Information provided by the Isle of Man Government Preservation of War Memorials Committee.
Image courtesy of Chris Blyth, Isle of Man Photographic Society.

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Site & Monument Type: cross; plaque; garden

Category: Isle of Man National Inventory of War Memorials

Site ID number: IOM_NIWM_LON_00001

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