Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Birmingham
Town
Birmingham
County
West Midlands
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
102044

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Current location

St Martin's Church
Eadgbaston Street
Birmingham
Birmingham
West Midlands
B5 5BB
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 07333 86568
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Cast bronze plaque on a Portland stone backboard, with enamelled badges of the Warwickshire Home Guard and Birmingham City to the left and right of the raised inscription.
Inscription
In Memory of those/ who gave their lives/ and in Commemoration of/ the Loyal Service of over/ 100,000 Citizens in the/ Warwickshire (Birmingham)/ Home Guard during the/ World War 1939 - 1945
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Portland
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
The Parochial Church Council

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