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War Memorials

We're responsible for the maintenance of all but one war grave within the city. We have one Commonwealth War Grave in Plymouth on the Hoe. This is maintained by the War Graves Commission, please see the table below for details.

The Commonwealth War Graves Commission generally has overall responsibility for the maintenance of Commonwealth war graves in the United Kingdom. For further information please visit the Commonwealth War Graves Commission website.

The table below shows all the war memorials in Plymouth.

Memorial Location Function Maintained
World War memorial (village) Burrow Hill, Plymstock Remembrance of those killed in the two wars Plymouth City Council
World War memorial (village) Plympton Castle Remembrance of those killed in the two wars Plymouth City Council
World War memorial (village) Tamerton Foliot Remembrance of those killed in the two wars Plymouth City Council
World War memorial Devonport Park Remembrance of those killed in the two wars Plymouth City Council
Doris Gun Devonport Park Boer war -those who were killed on HMS Doris Plymouth City Council
Napier Memorial fountain Devonport Park Commemorating admiral Sir Charles Napier Plymouth City Council
National Armada memorial The Hoe Commemorating the defeat of the Spanish Armada 1588 Plymouth City Council
Koreans Veterans The Hoe Remembrance of those killed in Korea  
Burma Star The Hoe Remembrance of those killed in Burma  
Falklands War The Hoe Remembrance of those killed in the Falklands  
Plymouth Naval war memorial The Hoe Remembrance of those killed in the two wars War Graves Commission
Plymouth War memorial The Hoe Remembrance of those killed in the two wars Plymouth City Council
Royal Air Force and Allied Air Forces monument The Hoe Remembrance of those killed in the two wars Plymouth City Council
South African war memorial The Hoe Remembrance of those killed in the Boer war Plymouth City Council
Royal Marine memorial The Hoe Remembrance of those killed in the two wars Plymouth City Council
Normandy Landings monument Saltash Passage Commemorating those Americans who sailed from Plymouth for Normandy in 1944 Plymouth City Council
Laira Great War memorial Old Laira Road, Laira Remembrance of those killed in the 1st World War  
Regent Brewery Great War memorial Durnford Street Remembrance of those killed in the 1st World War  
Sabbath Day Fight memorial Freedom Park English Civil War battle site Plymouth City Council
Royal Australian Air Force Sutton Harbour Remembering those who served with 10 Squadron in World War 2  
Civilian Memorial Efford Cemetary Remembering those that perished during the Blitz in 1941 Plymouth City Council
War Memorial Alexandra Park Remembering those who lost their lives in World War 2 Plymouth City Council

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