Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Lichfield
Town
Alrewas
County
Staffordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Rededicated
    Date: 03rd September 1999
    Attended by: RECTOR OF LIVERPOOL
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
18262

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Current location

National Memorial Arboretum
Corxall Road
Alrewas
Lichfield
Staffordshire
DE13 7AR
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 1847414603
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • IN THE GARDEN OF REMEMBRANCE
    ROYAL AND SUN ALLIANCE
    Badgers Rake La
    Ledsham
    Chester
    Cheshire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SJ 350 740
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
BRONZE PLAQUE IN THE SHAPE OF A SHIELD WITH INSCRIPTION IN RLEIEF
Inscription
LONDON & LANCASHIRE / FIRE INSURANCE COMPANY LTD / THIS SHIELD IS ERECTED IN HONOUR OF / THE MEMBERS OF THIS LONDON OFFICE STAFF / WHO, RESPONDING TO THE CALL OF DUTY / AND PATRIOTISM SERVED THEIR KING AND / COUNTRY IN THE GREAT EUROPEAN WAR 1914-5- / (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allan, S D
Arnold, N
Beach, J W V
Beale, J A
Beasley, A G
Blackburn, A
Brailsford, W H O
Burt, E G
Burt, T H
Cambray, W C
See details for all 65 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 65
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 65
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
History
2003: TRAINING SITE IS TO BE SOLD AND NEW HOME IS BEING SOUGHT FOR THE MEMORIALS
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Corporate
Responsibility
ROYAL AND SUNALLIANCE

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