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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Liverpool
Town
Kensington
County
Merseyside
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
FINE ARTS PUBLISHING CO LTD (Manufacturer)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
15452
Current location

LIVERPOOL SCOTTISH MUSEUM TRUST
LIVERPOOL SCOTTISH REGIMENTAL MUSEUM
Botanic Rd
Kensington
Liverpool
Merseyside
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 370 900
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • LISCARD HIGH SCHOOL
    Hale Road
    Liscard
    Wirral
    Merseyside
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SJ 300 920
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
WW1 ROLL OF HONOUR IN FORM OF PRINTED CARDBOARD DOCUMENT. BLACK AND RED LETTERING. INSCRIPTION IN CENTRE. NAMES IN TWO COLUMNS TO THE RIGHT AND LEFT OF CENTRAL INSCRIPTION. NAMES WRITTEN AS IF ON SCROLLS. DEPICTION OF SIGNITURES OF PLENIPOTENTIARIES OF HEADS OF STATE AND THEIR RESPECTIVE SEALS. DECORATIVE BORDERS OF LEAVES INTERTWINED WITH SHIELDS OF ALL COUNTRIES OF THE BRTISH EMPIRE. DEPICTIONS AT TOP OF TWO SHIPS.
Inscription
THE ROLL OF HONOUR/ MEN WHO HAVE ANSWERED THEIR COUNTRY'S CALL IN DEFENCE OF A "SCRAP OF PAPER"/ LISCARD HIGH SCHOOL 1914/ OLD BOYS/ THIS DOCUMENT IS A TRANSLATION AND FACSIMILIE OF SIGNITURES FROM THE ORIGINAL TREATY OF 1831/ GUARANTEEING THE INDEPENDENCE AND NEUTRALITY OF BELGIUM, WHICH WAS COMFIRMED BY THE SIX/ POWERS IN THE FAMOUS TREATY OF 1839, THE BREAKING OF WHICH BY GERMANY IS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE/ PRESENT WAR WITH THE BRITISH EMPIRE./ THE "SCRAP OF PAPER"/ ARTICLE II/ HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN OF THE UNITED KINGDOM OF GREAT BRITAIN AND IRELAND,/ HIS MAJESTY THE EMPEROR OF AUSTRIA, THE KING OF HUNGARY AND BOHEMIA, HIS MAJESTY/ THE KING OF THE FRENCH, HIS MAJESTY THE KING OF PRUSSIA, AND HIS MAJESTY THE EMPEROR OF ALL THE RUSSIAS, DECLARE, THAT THE ARTICLES MENTIONED IN THE PRECEEDING /ARTICLE, ARE CONSIDERED AS HAVING THE SAME FORCE AND VALIDITY AS IF THEY WERE TEXTUALLY/ INSERTED IN THE PRESENT ACT, AND THAT THEY ARE THUS PLACED UNDER THE GUARANTEE OF/ THEIR SAID MAJESTIES./ ARTICLE VII/ BELGIUM, WITHIN THE LIMITS SPECIFIED IN ARTICLES I.II., AND (III)., SHALL FORM /AN INDEPENDENT AND PERPETUALLY NEUTRAL STATE. IT SHALL BE BOUND TO OBSERVE SUCH /NEUTRALITY TOWARDS ALL OTHER STATES/ (SIGNATURES)/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ansdell, G A
Baker, S
Barlow, N
Barnett, V
Bell, E
Bell, R
Bell, S
Blenkensop, S
Boxley, W
Boyd, G
See details for all 119 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 119
    Served and returned: 119
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,regiment
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Scroll
    Measurements: height C 20 IN, width C 25 IN
    Materials: Paper
Listing information
Condition
History
Date Unknown: Badly broken
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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