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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
North Bedfordshire
Town
Bedford
County
Bedfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
MRS K E MATKIN (Artist)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
1869
Current location

3rd Floor Conference Room
Delivery Office
Ford End Road
Bedford
North Bedfordshire
Bedfordshire
MK40 9AP
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 04445 49554
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • HEAD POST OFFICE/SORTING OFFICE
    St Loyes Street
    Bedford
    North Bedfordshire
    Bedfordshire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Illuminated scroll framed behind glass. Decorated with floral leaf design on borders. Hand-written. Royal arms at top and George V royal cipher.
Inscription
ROLL OF HONOUR / BEDFORD POST OFFICE / MEMBERS OF THE STAFF WHO HAVE JOINED HIS MAJESTY'S FORCES/ (names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, W
Appleby, C P
Armsden, F I
Austin, S J
Baldwin, W
Bandy, P W
Barker, E W T
Basen, C
Batchelor, W
Bayes, J C
See details for all 77 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 77
    Served and returned: 73
    Died: 4
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, date of death, manner of death, initials of forenames
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: height 930MM, width 710MM
    Materials: Wood
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Paper
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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