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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Hounslow
Town
Brentford
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 09th July 1922
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
  • Rededicated
    Date: 1st November 1998
    Attended by: LORD LIEUTENANT OF LONDON
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Lost
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12067

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Current location

Brentford Public Library
Boston Manor Rd
Brentford
Hounslow
Greater London
TW8 8DW
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 17612 77762
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Brentford Gas Works (mounted on north wall)
    High St
    Brentford
    Hounslow
    Greater London
    England

    OS Grid Ref: TQ 186 780
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Bronze plaque with inscription in relief. Grey granite surround, now set in concrete(?) beneath the WW1 memorial of the Gas, Light and Coke Company.
Inscription
IN PROUD AND GRATEFUL / REMEMBRANCE / MCMXIV OF OUR COMRADES IN THESE WORKS MCMXVII / WHO DURING THE GREAT WAR / LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES / FOR US AND FOR THEIR COUNTRY / (NAMES)/ " GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Beebee, F A
Brooks, A
Brooks, W H
Brown, J
Bryant, C M
Burridge, T
Cameron, R
Climpson, G
Cordery, G
Cornwall, A
See details for all 107 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 107
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 107
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 33IN, width 62IN
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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