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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
City Of Westminster
Town
Westminster
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 01 Nov 1921
    Attended by: FM HRH Prince Arthur Duke of Connaught KG
  • Dedicated
    Date: 01 Nov 1921
    Attended by: Bishop of London
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
19000
Current location

In the vestibule
Chapel Royal
St James's Palace
Westminster
City Of Westminster
Greater London
SW1A 1BS
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 293 800
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Marble tablet with darker marble frame. To the left of the column of names in a gilded cross above the letters 'OCRB' and 'REQUIESCAT IN PACEM'. Inscription is written above the image and names.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN FAITHFUL, AND/ DEVOTED MEMORY OF THE FOLLOWING WHO/ WERE FORMERLY CHILDREN OF H.M.'S CHAPEL ROYAL WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bram, Richard
Callacher, Martin
Canning, James
Ceemar, William
Chery, William
Colichtly, James
Cooprzy, John
Cowlams, Ralph
Elliott, Elizabeth
Elliott, Hathaniel L
See details for all 74 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 11
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 11
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
Listing information
  • ST JAMES'S PALACE ST JAMES'S PALACE, GARDEN WALLS, MARLBOROUGH GATE ETC
  • Grade I
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • The Times 2 Nov 1921, p.5.

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