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Memorial details

Memorial type
Other memorial
District
Croydon
Town
Purley
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 11 September 1920
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
  • Dedicated
    Date: 11 September 1920
    Attended by: REV E E HOLMES ARCHDEACON
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
10894
Current location

East end of Pritchard Hall on 1st floor
Thomas More High School
Russell Hill Road
Purley
Croydon
Greater London
CR8 2XP
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 31090 62170
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
MEMORIAL PANELLING IN OAK GILT LINES
Inscription
LEFT AND RIGHT HAND SIDES: (NAMES) CENTRE PANEL: PRO PATRIA MORI / (NAMES) / FOR GOD RIGHT AND LIBERTY / IN COMMEMORATION OF THE SERVICES RENDERED BY THE OLD RUSSELLIANS AND OF THE / SACRIFICE OF THOSE WHO GAVE UP THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, Benjamin
Arthur, Henry E
Austin, Eric M
Austin, Frank E
Austin, Henry J
Bailey, John O
Barnes, Ernest S
Bentley, George W
Bentley, Howard L
Bettle, William M H
See details for all 70 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 69
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 69
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,decorations
    Order of information: surname,decorations
Components
  • Panelling
    Measurements: height 1904MM, width 8450MM
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
SCHOOL GOVERNORS

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