Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Ealing
Town
Acton
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 01st June 1923
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
12009

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Current location

Inside entrance above doorway leading to the Social Services Department
Council Offcies
Winchester St
Acton
Ealing
Greater London
W3 6NE
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 20308 80030
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Ealing
    Greater London
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Brass plaque with lettering on a wooden backboard. Acton coat of arms, carved and coloured, at top
Inscription
BOROUGH FLOREAT ACTONA OF ACTON / MCMXIV MCMXIX / REMEMBER WITH GRATITUDE / THE NOBLE SERVICES OF ACTON / MEN WHO FOUGHT FOR RIGHT / IN THE GREAT WAR / THE NAMES OF THOSE WHO / RETURNED NOT ARE DULY / INSCRIBED ON THE TOWN / ROLL OF HONOUR
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: Undefined
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 20", width 40"
    Materials: Brass
  • Backboard
    Measurements: height 30", width 60"
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
History
PLACED IN PRESENT POSITION AFTER RENOVATION OF THE TOWN HALL IN 1990
Costs

Memorial: £100

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Acton Gazette 15 June 1923
  • .The Gazette 20 February1998
  • Acton Gazette 6 November 1931

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