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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Wirral
Town
Birkenhead
County
Merseyside
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War - civilians
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
15567
Current location

Lat 53.385984 Long -3.0317143
Central Library
Borough Rd
Birkenhead
Wirral
Merseyside
CH41 2XB
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 31477 88178
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Victoria Central Community Hospital
    Mill Lane
    Wallasey
    Wirral
    Merseyside
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
BRASS PLAQUE
Inscription
NURSE EDITH CAVELL/ 1865-1915/ TO PERPETUATE WHOSE MEMORY/ THE SUM OF 163 POUNDS WAS COLLECTED IN/ WALLASEY AND INVESTED FOR/ THE BENEFIT OF THIS HOSPITAL
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Cavell, Edith
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Commemorations
  • First World War - civilians
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,year died,forename,age of death,occupation
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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