Old Boys Of The Prince Of Wales Sea Training Hostel

WM reference
41256
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Ceremony
  • Unveiled : 17 September 1946
  • Rededicated : 3 March 1980
  • Rededicated : 20 May 192007
Current location

Holy Trinity Church
Ingham
North Norfolk
Norfolk
NR12 9TB
England
OS Grid Ref.: TG 391 255
Denomination: Undefined

Previous location

Entrance hall.
Prince of Wales Sea Training School
Princess Street
Dover
Dover
Kent
CT17 9AZ
England
OS Grid Ref.: TR 310 410
Denomination: Undefined

Previous location

Ingham Old Hall
Prince of Wales Sea Training Hostel
Ingham
North Norfolk
Norfolk
NR12 0TW
England
OS Grid Ref.: TG 393 261
Denomination: Undefined

Description

Rectangular plaque with badge of Prince of Wales Sea Training Hostel top centre. Incised white lettering. with names in two columns.

Inscription

IN MEMORY OF/ THE OLD BOYS OF THE PRINCE OF WALES SEA TRAINING HOSTEL/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE SERVICE OF THEIR COUNTRY/ 1939 - 1946/ (NAMES)/ AT THE GOING DOWN OF THE SUN AND IN THE MORNING/ WE WILL REMEMBER THEM

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

None recorded

Subject/Period

Second World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial: 85
Served and returned: 0
Died: 85
Exact count: yes
Information shown: surname,forename,place of birth
Order of information: surname

Component

Plaque
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Brass
Listed?: No

Ceremony

Unveiled
Date: 17 September 1946
Attended by: UNKNOWN

Ceremony

Rededicated
Date: 3 March 1980
Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries

Ceremony

Rededicated
Date: 20 May 192007
Attended by: RELATIVES/FRIENDS OF THE FALLEN

History

May 2007: The resiting and rededicated of the plaque in Holy Trinity Church, Ingham signifies a return to Ingham.

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

Reference

Unidentified Newspaper/Magazine 14 December 1940

Reference

Other website http://www.pwsts.org.uk/plaque.htm

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