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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Derby
Town
Derby
County
Derbyshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
18934
Current location

Derby Industrial Museum
Silk Mill Lane
Off Full Street
Derby
Derby
Derbyshire
DE1 3AF
England

OS Grid Ref: Undefined
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Adtranz Works
    Litchurch La
    Derby
    Derby
    Derbyshire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SK 350 350
    Denomination: Undefined
  • Midland Railway General Stores Department
    Derby
    Derby
    Derbyshire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
A large nowy headed plaque with names in six columns and 27 inset photographs. Wooden frame around the whole with Wyvern badge on a roundel at the head.
Inscription
THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919/ A TRIBUTE TO THE MEN OF THE/ GENERAL STORES DEPARTMENT WHO/ SERVED IN HIS MAJESTY'S FORCES/ AND A PERPETUAL MEMORIAL/ TO THOSE WHO DIED FOR THEIR COUNTRY AND FOR FREEDOM/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ahne, C F
Archer, E
Ashcroft, S
Ashforth, E W
Atter, A J J
Bailey, F J
Bancroft, A J
Bartlett, S J
Beaver, T G
Beavis, W H
See details for all 264 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 292
    Served and returned: 265
    Died: 27
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,year died
    Order of information: year died,surname
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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