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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
South Wimbledon
Greater London
First World War (1914-1918)
  • Rededicated
    Date: 10 November 2016
    Attended by: Parish Priest, Father Michael Blackman.
  • Presented
    Date: 1917
    Attended by: Lady Mary Catherine Barbara Holland
  • Unveiled
    Date: 10 November 2016
    Attended by: Head Teacher, Mrs. Roz Cordner. Project Manager, Pat Stewart
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Not lost
WM Reference
Current location

All Saints Primary School
Haydons Road Site
Haydons Road
South Wimbledon
Greater London
SW19 1HL

OS Grid Ref: TQ 26129 70370
Denomination: Church of England

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Previous locations
  • in the car park
    All Saints Primary School
    All Saints Road
    South Wimbledon
    Greater London
    SW19 1AR

    OS Grid Ref: TQ 26446 70430
    Denomination: Undefined
  • Haydons Road Boy's School
    Haydon Road
    South Wimbledon
    Greater London
    SW19 1HL

    OS Grid Ref: TQ 26129 70370
    Denomination: Undefined
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An oak shrine with a gabled roof. On the front of the shrine, within the gable, is gilded lettering and a wreath. Below this are three plaques with painted inscriptions, protected by glass. The wooden structure is supported by concrete posts at the rear. Below the main memorial is a flower trough with a small plaque commemorating the Second World War ex-pupils.
FOR GOD/ FOR KING FOR COUNTRY/ GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS, THAT A MAN LAY DOWN/ HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS./ (NAMES)/ IN MEMORY OF THE HAYDONIANS WHO FELL IN THE/ GREAT WAR 1914-1918/ PRESENTED TO THE HAYDON ROAD BOYS SCHOOL/ BY LADY HOLLAND 1919. Small Plaque: /To the memory of/all the ex pupils of/Haydons Road Boys School/and/All Saints' School/who lost their lives/due to enemy action/1939-1945/WE WILL REMEMBER THEM/
Inscription legible?
Names on memorial
Ainsworth, Henry
Ainsworth, John
Allen, George
Allen, Joseph
Allen, Richard
Argent, Frederick
Arman, Harold
Arnold, Fredercik
Ashley, Albert
Baker, William
See details for all 149 names
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 151
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 151
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename, decorations
    Order of information: surname
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
Listing information
Trust fund/Scholarship
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Details: Presented by Lady Holland. Sir Arthur and Lady Mary Catherine Barbara Holland were well-known in Wimbledon and founded Wimbledon and Mitcham Library as well as doing other community minded work. Sir Arthur was president of Wimbledon Football Club and a Justice of the Peace. The family lived at Holmhurst, at the top of the hill near Westside Tennis Club.

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