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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
City Of Westminster
Town
Paddington
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
11599

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Current location

St John the Evangelist Church
Hyde Park Cresccent
Paddington
City Of Westminster
Greater London
W2 2QD
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 27189 81195
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Ornate brass plaque within a wooden frame. Note: the names on the plaque are also listed on the Celtic cross outside the church - see memorial 11598 "St John The Evangelist Church - Cross".
Inscription
1914 - 1919 / TO THE GLORY OF GOD & IN HONOURED & GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THE MEN WHO BY/ GOD'S GRACE VICTORIOUS, FOUGHT FOR THEIR COUNTRY & DIED THAT THE CAUSE OF FREEDOM AND RIGHT MIGHT TRIUMPH IN THIS WORLD; AND MORE PARTICULARLY/ OF THE MEN OF THIS PARISH WHOSE NAMES ARE INSCRIBED HEREUNDER. / (Names) / "DEATH IS SWALLOWED UP IN VICTORY"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, Edward Carrington
Adams, Lestock Handley
Blackburn, Arthur Leslie
Blair, Alexander Neville
Blair, Kenneth Wm Playfair
Blakemore, Albert Edward
Boxall, Caryl Lermitte
Clifton, Harold Norton
Ford, Richard Nagle Ford
Freeman, Noel William
See details for all 30 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 30
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 30
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, surname, rank, regiment
    Order of information: Surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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