Royal Fusiliers Roll Of Honour

WM reference
57875
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Ceremony
  • Unveiled : 4 November 1922
  • Dedicated : 4 November 1922
Current location

Royal Regt of Fusiliers HQ
Tower Of London
Tower Hill
City Of London
Greater London
EC3N 4AB
England
OS Grid Ref.: TQ 335 807
Denomination: Undefined

Previous location

Guildhall Art Gallery
Gresham St
City
City Of London
Greater London
EC2V 5AE
England
OS Grid Ref.: TQ 324 813
Denomination: Undefined

Description

A Gothic cabinet containing the Roll of Honour of the regiment

Inscription

Royal Fusiliers Roll of Honour (Exact wording not known)

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

None recorded

Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 0
Served and returned: 0
Died: 0
Exact count: no
Information shown: Undefined
Order of information: Undefined

Component

Roll of honour
Condition: Unknown
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Undefined
Listed?: No

Component

Case
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Undefined
Listed?: No

Ceremony

Unveiled
Date: 4 November 1922
Attended by: LORD MAYOR OF LONDON

Ceremony

Dedicated
Date: 4 November 1922
Attended by: Bishop of London

History

2009: Received information about the current location in the Tower of London. 2008: Believed to be lost (?possibly when the Art Gallery was bombed in the blitz) No information about it was available in Oct 2008 when enquiries were made at the Guildhall Art Gallery or Library, or the London Middlesex Archives.

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

The Times p.11 column 6/ 6 November 1922 Mentioned in a report of the unveiling of the Royal Fusiliers memorial at Holborn.

Reference

Our Blog http://ukniwm.wordpress.com/2010/03/29/missing-memorials-found-in-the-tower-of-london/

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