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Memorial details

Memorial type
Hospital / Clinic
District
Wokingham
Town
Wokingham
County
Berkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
119

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Current location

Red Cross Centre
Denmark Street
Wokingham
Wokingham
Berkshire
RG40 2AY
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 81049 68345
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
ORTHOPAEDIC CLINIC WITH NOWY-HEADED DEDICATORY TABLET SET INTO A RECESS ON THE OUTSIDE
Inscription
THE WOKINGHAM MEMORIAL / CLINIC / THE PEOPLE OF WOKINGHAM / HAVE GIVEN THIS BUILDING TO BE USED AS AN / ORTHOPAEDIC CLINIC / IN MEMORY OF THE MEN WHO GAVE / THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR COUNTRY IN / THE GREAT WAR OF 1914-1918 / AND IN THANKFULNESS TO ALMIGHTY GOD FOR THOSE WHO CAME BACK IN SAFETY, CONFIDENT THAT THE MEMORY OF / THEIR SERVICE AND SACRIFICE CAN BEST BE HONOURED IN THE FIGHT / AGAINST DISEASE AND DEFORMITY
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
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
History
FACILITIES BECAME INADEQUATE FOR ORTHOPAEDIC SURGERY. BUILDING TAKEN OVER BY RED CROSS C1980
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Responsibility
BERKSHIRE RED CROSS SOCIETY

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