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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
West Dorset
Town
Dorchester
County
Dorset
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
1014
Current location

On staircase
The Thomas Hardyes School
Barnes Way
Dorchester
West Dorset
Dorset
DT1 2HU
England

OS Grid Ref: SY 68042 89965
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Dark oak School crest at top and carved leaves as border
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND TO THE/ PROUD MEMORY OF THE FOLLOWING/ MEMBERS OF THIS SCHOOL WHO DIED/ FOR THEIR KING AND COUNTRY IN/ THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918/ (names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Andrews, C G W
Angell, H A
Bascombe, R J
Batten, J H S
Brough, J
Budden, C E
Chilcott, R S
Cook, H
Damen, Austin
Hawkes, G A
See details for all 28 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 28
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 28
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, initials
    Order of information: Surname
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: height 1800MM, width 1050MM
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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