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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Newham
Town
Upton Park
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
12325
Current location

SHAFTESBURY PRIMARY SCHOOL
Shaftesbury Rd
Upton Park
Newham
Greater London
E6
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 420 830
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
ETCHED LAUREL WREATH AND SCROLL WORK ABOVE NAMES AND ENCLOSING FIRST PART OF INSCRIPTION
Inscription
PRO PATRIA/ THAT UNSELFISHNESS AND DUTY CHEERFULY DONE MAY BE A LASTING EXAMPLE/ AN ABIDING RECORD OF THE OLD BOYS FROM THIS SCHOOL/ WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919/ (NAMES)/ THIS TABLET WAS ERECTED AS A TOKEN OF ADMIRATION AND AFFECTION BY E RICHARDSON THEIR HEADMASTER
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, J
Ayre, D
Ayton, C
Baber, E
Bacon, W F
Badder, S
Bales, J
Bamford, S
Barnard, A E
Barnard, W E
See details for all 87 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 88
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 88
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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