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Memorial details

Memorial type
Serviceman / Servicewoman
District
City Of Westminster
Town
Westminster
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
Captain Richard Reginald Goulden
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 20 November 1924
    Attended by: LIEUT GENERAL SIR IVOR MAXSE KCB CVO DSO
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
11550
Current location

In the waiting area in front entrance hall. 2006: it was planned that the memorial would be relocated to the south wall of the main entrance hall
once conversion to the Court had taken place.
Middlesex Guildhall (now UK Supreme Court)
Little George St
Westminster
City Of Westminster
Greater London
SW1P 3BB
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 280 790
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
CENTRAL BRONZE FIGURE STANDS AT ENTRANCE TO TRENCH. BEHIND HIM ARE BRONZE PANELS FORMING A CROSS SHOWING A RUINED CATHEDRAL, AN AIRMAN AND A PLANE, AND A SAILOR AND A SHIP. THE ARMS OF THE REGIMENT ARE AT THE TOP OF THE CROSS AND ARMS OF THE COUNTY, INSIDE A WREATH, BELOW THE SOLDIER.
Inscription
1914 1919/ TO THE GLORIOUS MEMORY OF MEN/ OF MIDDLESEX AND THE MIDDLESEX/ REGIMENT WHO BY SERVICE ON LAND/ SEA AND IN THE AIR GAVE THEIR/ LIVES FOR THEIR COUNTRY
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Figure
    Measurements: height 1070MM
    Materials: Bronze
  • Backboard
    Measurements: depth 100MM, height 2620MM, width 1360MM
    Materials: Stone
  • Base
    Measurements: depth 880MM, width 1360MM
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
History
VERBAL REPORT THAT PROTECTIVE RAILING HAS BEEN DAMAGED BY CONVERSION OF MEMORIAL ROOM INTO JURY WAITING ROOM (NOVEMBER 2000) 2007: Westminster Council gave permission to alter and renovate the memorial
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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