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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Wokingham
Town
Wokingham
County
Berkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945), Falklands Conflict (1982)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
117
Current location

In the war memorial room
Wokingham Town Hall
Market Place
Wokingham
Wokingham
Berkshire
RG11 1AS
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 81207 68569
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
LARGE WALL MOUNTED OAK BOARD WITH THREE SEPARATE PANELS FOR EACH WAR TWO ENGLISH ROSES AND SWORDS WITH ENTWINED OAK LEAVES AND ACORNS
Inscription
IN GLORIOUS MEMORY 1914-1919/ TO THE HONOUR OF THE MEN OF WOKINGHAM WHO GAVE THEIR/ LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR/ THE ORTHOPAEDIC CLINIC BUILDINGS IN DENMARK STREET WERE/ ALSO ACQUIRED BY THE TOWN AS A GRATEFUL TRIBUTE TO/ THEIR GALLANT MEMORY
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Alexander, Frederick
Alexander, George
Alexander, William
Allen, Fredrick
Allfrey, F De V Bruce
Annetts, Arthur
Appleby, Robert C H
Ayres, Sidney C
Ballard, Charles A
Barker, Albert Edward
See details for all 217 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 144
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 144
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname,forename
    Order of information: Surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 102
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 102
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname
    Order of information: Surname
  • Falklands Conflict (1982)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Panelling
    Measurements: depth 1000MM, height 300OMM, width 3660MM
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
  • THE TOWN HALL
  • Grade II*
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
WOKINGHAM TOWN COUNCIL
Reference

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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