previous
next
  • Orphan work

    The source of this image is unknown and is shared as an orphan work.

  • Use this image under non-commercial licence

    This image was created and shared by: Mark Newton 15 November 2016

    The image is free to reuse for non-commercial purposes under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. By downloading any images or embedding any media, you agree to the terms and conditions of the IWM Non Commercial Licence, including your use of the attribution statement specified by IWM. For this item, that is: © Mark Newton 15 November 2016 (WMR-1369)

    Embed
    HTML: BBCode:
  • Use this image under non-commercial licence

    This image was created and shared by: Mark Newton 15 November 2016

    The image is free to reuse for non-commercial purposes under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. By downloading any images or embedding any media, you agree to the terms and conditions of the IWM Non Commercial Licence, including your use of the attribution statement specified by IWM. For this item, that is: © Mark Newton 15 November 2016 (WMR-1369)

    Embed
    HTML: BBCode:

Memorial details

Memorial type
Wall
District
Mendip
Town
Frome
County
Somerset
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Falklands Conflict (1982), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
1369
Current location

Victoria Park
Weymouth Rd
Frome
Mendip
Somerset
BA11 1HE
England

OS Grid Ref: ST3511335663
Denomination: Undefined

View location on Google Maps
Description
Wall with eight bronze vertical plaques, five for WW1 and three for WW2, and horizontal plaques below for inscription and name of the Falklands casualty.
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF THE/ MEN AND WOMEN OF THIS TOWN/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN/ THE SERVICE OF THEIR COUNTRY/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 224
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 224
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Surname
    Order of information: Alphabeticle by surname
  • Falklands Conflict (1982)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 70
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 70
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Wall
    Measurements: depth 690mm, height 1170mm, width 1830mm
    Materials: Concrete
  • Plaques
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Frome Town Council

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

This information is made available under a Creative Commons BY-NC licence.

This means you may reuse it for non-commercial purposes only and must attribute it to us using the following statement:

© WMR-1369

For queries, please contact [email protected]