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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Birmingham
Town
Birmingham
County
West Midlands
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Regimental Memorials
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: July 1921
    Attended by: LT GEN SIR LAUNCELOT KIGGELL
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
17334
Current location

Centre of west wall
St Phillips Cathedral
St Philips Square
Colmore Row
Birmingham
Birmingham
West Midlands
B3 2QB
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 06958 87032
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
A Central Dedicatory Plaque surrounded by 4 diamond shaped plaques for the individual battalions
Inscription
Central Plaque: 1914 1918 / TO THE GLORY OF GOD/AND TO THE BELOVED AND HONOURED/MEMORY OF THE OFFICERS, WARRANT/OFFICERS, NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICERS,/AND MEN OF THE VTH AND VITH BATTALIONS/ THE ROYAL WARWICKSHIRE REGIMENT/WHO SERVED AND FELL IN THE/GREAT WAR/THE LORD BLESS THEM AND KEEP/THEM THE LORD MAKE THE LIGHT/OF HIS FACE TO SHINE UPON THEM/AND BE GRACIOUS UNTO THEM AND/GIVE THEM REST/FOR EVER-/MORE Top Left: 1ST VTH / BATTALION/RAISED 1860 /SERVED IN FLANDERS / FRANCE & ITALY/1915 -/-18 Top Right: 1ST VITH / BATTALION/ RAISED 1891/SERVED IN FLANDERS/ FRANCE & ITALY/1915 -/-18. Lower Left: IIND VTH / BATTALION/RAISED OCT 1914 / SERVED IN FRANCE /& FLANDERS/DISBANDED/February /1918 Lower Right: IIND VITH/BATTALION/RAISED OCT 1914 / SERVED IN FRANCE /& FLANDERS/DISBANDED /November / 1919
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Regimental Memorials
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
  • Plaques
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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© WMR-17334

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