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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Lambeth
Town
Lambeth
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 17 October 1924
    Attended by: RT HON EARL BEATTY OM GCB GCVO DSO
  • Dedicated
    Date: 17 October 1924
    Attended by: Bishop of Southwark
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
12107
Current location

On the ceremonial staircase
County Hall
Belvedere Road
Lambeth
Lambeth
Greater London
SE1 7GP
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 30650 79703
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Eight wall-mounted marble tablets with inscriptions in gold lettering. Two of the facing tablets have arms of London County Council and identical inscriptions.
Inscription
Tablet one: TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN/ MEMORY OF THE MEMBERS AND STAFF OF THE/ LONDON COUNTY COUNCIL/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR/ THE LIBERTY OF THE EMPIRE/ AND THE FREEDOM OF THE WORLD/ MEMBERS/ (Names)/ STAFF Tablets two - eight: (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adam, J G S
Adams, C G
Adams, F W
Aitken, J H
Alderton, A
Allan, W
Allen, C E
Allen, J D
Allen, R G
Allendrt, J H
See details for all 128 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1068
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1068
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, initial, occupation.
    Order of information: Occupation, surname.
Components
  • Tablets
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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