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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Southwark
Town
Nunhead
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 6th November 1920
    Attended by: Lieutenant-General Sir Francis Lloyd GCVO KCB DSO
  • Dedicated
    Date: 6th November 1920
    Attended by: Bishop of Woolwich
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
12589
Current location

On the outside wall of the church to the left of the main door as you face the church
St Antony With St Silas Vicarage
Ivydale Road
Nunhead
Southwark
Greater London
SE15 3EB
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 35797 74996
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Stone tablet with pillars to either side and pediment at top.
Inscription
1914 - 1918 / REMEMBER WITH THANKSGIVING THE TRUE AND / FAITHFUL MEN WHO IN THESE YEARS OF WAR WENT / FORTH FROM THIS PLACE FOR GOD AND THE RIGHT / THE NAMES OF THOSE WHO RETURNED NOT AGAIN / ARE HERE INSCRIBED TO BE HONOURED FOR EVERMORE / (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Alborn, A
Avellensworth, H J
Ayliffe, K
Baigent, T G
Balm, A C
Barker, R
Barry, W E
Benson, G E
Bew, R
Bolton, E
See details for all 131 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 131
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 131
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, initials
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Comments: Part of a scheme which was planned to include a stained glass window to cost £450 overall
Memorial: £150

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Kentish Mercury. 12 November 1920, p6. Report of unveiling.

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