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Memorial details

Memorial type
Hall / Institute
District
Rugby
Town
Marton
County
Warwickshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 28th November 1921
    Attended by: Colonel HARRIS
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
19332
Current location

The Marton War Memorial Hall
Church Street
Marton
Rugby
Warwickshire
CV23 9RL
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 40665 68842
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Brick-built Memorial Hall with a wall-mounted, dedicatory incised slate tablet set into a window-like aperture, to the left of the entrance.
Inscription
Tablet : VILLAGE MEMORIAL HALL / This Hall was purchased by Voluntary / Subscription to the memory of / the Boys from the Village who / fell in the Great War 1914 -18 / (6 NAMES) / They died that we might live
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bennett, Fred
Mills, J. Mawby
Smallwood, George
Smallwood, Walter
Smith, Alfred
Young, Lewis J.
See details for all 6 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 6
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 6
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Hall
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brick
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 760 mm, width 610 mm
    Materials: Slate
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Marton Parish Council
Reference
  • Rugby Advertiser 3 December 1921

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