King George V Visit Commemorative Plaque

WM 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: Undefined

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

Names on memorial

None recorded

Subject/Period

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

Component

Plaque
Condition: Unknown
Measurements:
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

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