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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
St Albans
Town
St Albans
County
Hertfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
14698
Current location

Wall mounted on enqury counter wall
Post Office
Brick Knoll Park
Ashley Road
St Albans
St Albans
Hertfordshire
AL1 5BB
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 17328 06823
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Post Office
    St Albans
    St Albans
    Hertfordshire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: TL 150 070
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
WOODEN BOARD WITH RECTANGULAR PEDIMENT AND INSCRIPTION IN GOLD LETTERING. SOME OF THE LETTERS ARE IN-FILLED IN RED AND BLUE SHIELD AT THE TOP OF THE PEDIMENT( St Albans city emblem).
Inscription
ST ALBANS / POST OFFICE / THE GREAT WAR / 1914 - 1919 / KILLED / (NAMES) / WOUNDED / (NAMES) / ALSO SERVED / (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ansell, F
Arnold, H
Auton, G
Barlow, S
Bennett, E
Brinklow, J
Brown, C
Coleman, J
Coombes, W
Copeland, C
See details for all 69 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 69
    Served and returned: 61
    Died: 8
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: height C 2000MM, width C 1000MM
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Royal Mail
Reference

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