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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Watford
Town
Watford
County
Hertfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: January 1917
    Attended by: Mr H Pike Pease MP
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
14714
Current location

Stairway to 1st floor
194
Watford Museum
High Street
Watford
Watford
Hertfordshire
WD17 2DT
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 11402 96015
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Post Office
    Watford
    Watford
    Hertfordshire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Brass Plaque on wooden backboard
Inscription
ROLL OF HONOUR/POST OFFICE 1914 1918/WATFORD/DIEU ET MON DROIT /TEHSE MEN DIED FOR THEIR COUNTRY/ (Names) / BRITISH EMPIRE /FRANCE/ USA / ITALY / SERBIA / ? / PORTUGAL/ BELGIUM / JAPAN / RUMANIA
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Addcock, H G
Allen, R S
Andrews, H W G
Andrews, S
Aplin, R A
Armstrong, S R
Aslin, J
Atkins, E
Attwood, A C
Austin, E G
See details for all 171 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 171
    Served and returned: 148
    Died: 23
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames, decorations, home post office
    Order of information: home post office
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Watford Museum
Reference

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