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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Birmingham
Town
Handsworth
County
West Midlands
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
W B SALE LTD (Designer)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
17267
Current location

SCHOOL HALL
WATTVILLE JUNIOR SCHOOL
Handsworth
Birmingham
West Midlands
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 030 900
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
BRONZE PLAQUE WITH NAMES ON IT IN WHITE LETTERING SET INTO NOWY-HEADED MARBLE TABLET. WOODEN FRAME AROUND THE WHOLE FORMED BY TWO COLUMNS FLANKING PLAQUE. INSCRIPTION ON FRAME ABOVE AND BELOW THE PLAQUE
Inscription
TO THE GLORIOUS MEMORY OF THE / TEACHERS AND OLD BOYS OF THIS / SCHOOL WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR / THE HEROIC DEAD / (NAMES) / 1914 1919 / THANKS BE TO GOD WHO GIVETH US THE VICTORY
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Albies, G
Bakilett, C H
Barbell, C W
Boyd, C F
Brintley, J
Butler, T
Clarke, J T
Corke, J
Cox, A E
Crook, A
See details for all 61 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 67
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 67
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,decorations
    Order of information: surname,rank,decorations,regiment
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
  • Frame
    Measurements: depth 210MM, height 1660MM, width 1120MM
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
THE SCHOOL

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