Middlesex County And Middlesex Regt

WM reference
11550
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Creator
Ceremony
  • Unveiled : 20 November 1924
Current location

In the waiting area in front entrance hall. 2006: it was planned that the memorial would be relocated to the south wall of the main entrance hall
once conversion to the Court had taken place.
Middlesex Guildhall (now UK Supreme Court)
Little George St
Westminster
City Of Westminster
Greater London
SW1P 3BB
England
OS Grid Ref.: TQ 280 790
Denomination: Undefined

Description

CENTRAL BRONZE FIGURE STANDS AT ENTRANCE TO TRENCH. BEHIND HIM ARE BRONZE PANELS FORMING A CROSS SHOWING A RUINED CATHEDRAL, AN AIRMAN AND A PLANE, AND A SAILOR AND A SHIP. THE ARMS OF THE REGIMENT ARE AT THE TOP OF THE CROSS AND ARMS OF THE COUNTY, INSIDE A WREATH, BELOW THE SOLDIER.

Inscription

1914 1919/ TO THE GLORIOUS MEMORY OF MEN/ OF MIDDLESEX AND THE MIDDLESEX/ REGIMENT WHO BY SERVICE ON LAND/ SEA AND IN THE AIR GAVE THEIR/ LIVES FOR THEIR COUNTRY

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

None recorded

Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 0
Served and returned: 0
Died: 0
Exact count: yes
Information shown: Undefined
Order of information: Undefined

Component

Figure
Condition: Unknown
Measurements:
Materials: Bronze
Listed?: No

Component

Backboard
Condition: Unknown
Measurements:
Materials: Stone
Listed?: No

Component

Base
Condition: Unknown
Measurements:
Materials: Stone
Listed?: No

Ceremony

Unveiled
Date: 20 November 1924
Attended by: LIEUT GENERAL SIR IVOR MAXSE KCB CVO DSO

History

VERBAL REPORT THAT PROTECTIVE RAILING HAS BEEN DAMAGED BY CONVERSION OF MEMORIAL ROOM INTO JURY WAITING ROOM (NOVEMBER 2000) 2007: Westminster Council gave permission to alter and renovate the memorial

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

Unknown or N/A

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