London Regt 19th Battn

Our reference
2817
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Creator
Ceremony
  • Unveiled : 22nd March 1924

Current location

St Pancras Church,Euston Rd,Bloomsbury,Camden,Greater London,NW1 2BA,England
OS Grid Ref.: TQ 298 826
Denomination: Unknown

Description

LARGE POLISHED OAK BOARD THE MEMORIAL IS EXECUTED IN FUMED AND POLISHED OAK WITH CARVED BADGES OF THE REGIMENT AT THE TOP AND 17 BATTLE HONOURS INCISED AND PAINTED ON THE SIX RAISED PANELS AT THE FOOT. THERE IS ALSO A RECTANGULAR PLAQUE ON THE EXTERNAL DOOR OF THE VESTIBULE.

Inscription

IN GLORIOUS MEMORY OF THE MEMBERS OF THE/19TH LONDON REGIMENT WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/IN THE GREAT WAR/ Plaque, vestibule door: IN THIS VESTIBULE/ IS THE WAR MEMORIAL OF THE/ 19TH LONDON ST PANCRAS REGIMENT/ SHOWING THE NAMES OF THE MEN/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-1918

Inscription legible?

Yes

Subject / Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 1069
Served and returned: Unknown
Died: 1069
Exact count: yes
Information shown: surname
Order of information: Unknown

Component

Board
Condition: Good
Measurements: Unknown
Materials: Wood - Oak
Listed?: No

Component

Plaque
Condition: Good
Measurements: Unknown
Materials: Unknown
Listed?: No

Ceremony

Unveiled
Date: 22nd March 1924
Attended by: MAJ GEN SIR W THWAITES

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

Notes

The memorial is the focal point of a commemorative service every 11th November 1100.

Reference

Departments WM 28533

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