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Memorial details

Memorial type
Hall / Institute
District
Leicester
Town
Leicester
County
Leicestershire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
14754
Current location

140
Brice Memorial Hall
Queens Road
Leicester
Leicester
Leicestershire
LE2 3FL
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 59943 02413
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Interior : Wall mounted metal plaque with inscription in relief. Border is raised with roses at each corner. Wreath in relief at top centre. Exterior : Landscape orientated metal plaque with ornate border, fixed to front gable wall of hall. Inscription in relief.
Inscription
Interior plaque : THIS INSTITUTE WAS ERECTED / IN LOVING MEMORY OF OUR SON / HENRY COPELAND BRICE / LIEUTENANT 4TH BATT. LEICESTERSHIRE REGT. / DIED AT BAILLEUL FRANCE / JUNE 11. 1915 AGED 21 / "GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS, THAT / A MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS" / JANUARY 1921 FRANCIS AND MARY BRICE Exterior plaque : H.C.B / BAILLEUL FRANCE / JUNE 11.1915
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Arthur, Haywood
Ernest, Hawkins
North, Samuel H
Poxon, Joseph H
Prichett, Arthur
Spencer, Fred
Twells, Joseph
Twells, Thomas
See details for all 8 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, surname, rank, regiment, place of death, date of death, age at death, additional
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaques
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private

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