These names also feature on the war memorial on the Green. Many churches list those in their parish who lost their lives in service to the country.

Preserving the memory of the people involved in the fighting, those people who were forever to be scarred by their involvement in the First World War, and the places ravaged by the war, was at the heart of a desire in the 1920s to find a way to mark their participation in such a large-scale, world-changing event.