King George V Visit Commemorative Plaque

Our reference
40041
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period

Current location

WHIPPS CROSS UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL,Whipps Cross Rd,Leytonstone,Waltham Forest,Greater London,E11 1NR,England
OS Grid Ref.: TQ 390 870
Denomination: Unknown

Description

WALL-MOUNTED BRASS PLAQUE. INCISED BLACK LETTERING. WOODEN MOUNT.

Inscription

THIS TABLET WAS ERECTED TO/ COMMEMORATE THE VISIT OF THEIR MAJESTIES/ KING GEORGE V & QUEEN MARY/ WITH H.R.H. PRINCESS MARY,/ TO THIS INFIRMARY AND WAR HOSPITAL/ ON SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 17TH 1917,/ WHEN THEIR MAJESTIES VISITED THE WOUNDED SOLDIERS AND/ THE QUEEN PRESENTED THE MEDALS AND CERTIFICATES OF TRAINING/ TO THE NURSES/ (NAMES OF) MEMBERS OF THE RECEPTION COMMITTEE

Inscription legible?

Yes

Subject / Period

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

Component

Plaque
Condition: Unknown
Measurements: height C 36 IN , width C 48 IN
Materials: Brass
Listed?: No

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

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Archive for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this will be included in the record during 2015.

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