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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Tower Hamlets
Town
Poplar
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War - civilians
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 23-06-1919
    Attended by: MAJ. GEN. E.B. ASHMORE M.V.O., D.S.O., C.B.
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
18052
Current location

Upper North Street School
Upper North Street
Poplar
Tower Hamlets
Greater London
E14 6DU
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 37499 81062
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Brass plaque with names.
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF 18 LITTLE CHILDREN KILLED IN THIS SCHOOL BY ENEMY AIRCRAFT ON WEDNESDAY, JUNE 13TH 1917
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Acampora, Louise Annie
Barford, Leonard Charles
Bkitt, Alfred Ernest
Brennan, Joh Peraj
Challed, William Thomas Henry
Clayson, Vera Marqaret
Cross, Alice Maud
Hollis, William
Hyde, George Albert
Jones, Grace A
See details for all 19 names
Commemorations
  • First World War - civilians
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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