Women War Workers Vad Memorial

Our reference
11112
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Creator
Ceremony
  • Unveiled : 17 Mar 1920

Current location

HARROW COTTAGE HOSPITAL,Roxeth Hill,Roxeth,Harrow,Greater London,England
OS Grid Ref.: TQ 150 860
Denomination: Unknown

Description

BRONZE PLAQUE WITH RELIEF OF NURSE OF LEFT SIDE. TOP OF TABLET IS SCROLL WITH BADGES OF ST JOHN AMBULANCE & BRITISH RED CROSS & VAD LETTERS

Inscription

THIS TABLET COMMEMORATES THE/ SELF-DENIAL AND DEVOTION OF/ THE NURSES AND MEMBERS OF THE/ VOLUNTARY AID DETACHMENT/ WHO MINISTERED TO OUR/ WOUNDED IN THE BUTTS AND/ IN THIS HOSPITAL DURING THE/ GREAT WAR 1914-1919

Inscription legible?

Yes

Subject / Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 0
Served and returned: 0
Died: 0
Exact count: no
Information shown: Unknown
Order of information: Unknown

Component

Plaque
Condition: Good
Measurements: depth 1CM , height 38CM , width 60CM
Materials: Bronze
Listed?: No

Ceremony

Unveiled
Date: 17 Mar 1920
Attended by: LADY HILLINGDON

History

HOSPITAL POSSIBLY AT RISK FROM CLOSURE

Costs

Site: Unknown or N/A
Memorial: Unknown or N/A
Comments: None

Trust fund / scholarship

No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

Sponsorship

Unknown or N/A
Details: Unknown or N/A

Responsibility of

HARROW HEALTH AUTHORITY

Reference

22

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