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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Ealing
Town
Acton
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945), Second World War - civilians
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
11923
Current location

ACTON GREEN ON NORTH WALL
SECOND BAY FROM WEST END
ST ALBANS CHURCH (Redundant)
Acton La
Acton
Ealing
Greater London
W4 5JU
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 207 788
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
HONOURS BOARD WITH FOLDING PANEL. CRUCIFIX IN CENTRE PANEL, CROSS OF ST ANDREW ON TOP, COAT OF ARMS OF ST ALBAN ON LEFT.
Inscription
PANEL, FIRST LEFT: 1939 - 1945 CIVILIANS / (NAMES) PANEL, SECOND LEFT: 1914 / (NAMES) FRAME, BELOW CENTRE PANEL: LORD, MAKE US INSTRUMENTS OF YOUR PEACE / WHERE THERE IS HATRED, LET US SOW LOVE, / WHERE THERE IS INJURY, PARDON, / WHERE THERE IS DOUBT, FAITH, / WHERE THERE IS DESPAIR, HOPE, / WHERE THERE IS SADNESS, JOY, / FOR YOUR LOVING MERCY AND TRUTHS SAKE. / AMEN PANEL, SECOND RIGHT: 1919 / (NAMES) PANEL, FIRST RIGHT: 1939-45 / H. M. FORCES / (NAMES) CENTRE OF MEMORIAL, COVERED BY FRAMED PRAYER: THEY SHALL NOT GROW (?) OLD, AS WE THAT ARE LEFT GROW OLD: / AGE SHALL NOT WEARY THEM, NOR THE YEARS CONDEMN. / AT THE GOING DOWN OF THE SUN AND IN THE MORNING / WE WILL REMEMBER THEM. / LAURENCE BINYON
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abbey, P C
Addlestone, W A
Albery, R T
Alsop, E
Armstrong, G
Ayling, V
Banfield, H
Barker, C F
Baxter, H
Bertlin, H A
See details for all 139 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 139
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 139
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 21
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 21
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War - civilians
    Total names on memorial: 19
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 19
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
History
2013: Planning appeal unsuccesful. The memorials are still located in the church. 2012: Memorial still in situ within the church. 2006: Church closed.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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