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Royal Academy Of Arts - WW1

WM reference
2811
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Creator
Ceremony
  • Dedicated : 1st April 1922
  • Unveiled : 12th May 1922
Current location

West wall under entrance portico.
Burlington House
Piccadilly
Mayfair
City Of Westminster
Greater London
W1J 0BD
England
OS Grid Ref.: TQ 29203 80535
Denomination: Undefined

Description

A simple stone tablet with the initials 'RA' engraved at the top surrounded by a wreath of laurel and oak leaves. Beneath the dedication and names are engraved.

Inscription

RA/ TO THE MEMORY OF/ THOSE STUDENTS OF THE ROYAL/ ACADEMY WHO FELL IN THE/ GREAT WAR 1914-1919 THIS/ MONUMENT/ IS ERECTED BY/ THE MEMBERS/ AND STUDENTS/ (Names)

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

Baird, Nina I
Barry, F R
Bellamy, O
Benson, H C
Binning, A
Bunbury, H St. P
Calderon, F E
Carlos, E S
Clark, W L
Corbett, A E
See details for all 35 names

Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 35
Served and returned: 0
Died: 35
Exact count: yes
Information shown: Surname, forename.
Order of information: Surname.

Component

Tablet
Condition: Good
Measurements: depth 65MM, height 1983MM, width 1370MM
Materials: Stone
Listed?: No

Ceremony

Dedicated
Date: 1st April 1922
Attended by: Dean of Westminster

Ceremony

Unveiled
Date: 12th May 1922
Attended by: FM The Earl of Cavan KP GCB GCMG GCVO GBE

History

CLEANED 1993

Costs

Site: Unknown or N/A
Memorial: £200
Comments: None

Trust fund/Scholarship

No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

Sponsorship

Public
Details: SUBSCRIPTION BY MEMBERS AND STUDENTS

Responsibility of

ROYAL ACADEMY OF ARTS

Reference

122WW1

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