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Memorial details

Memorial type
Composite
District
Rugby
Town
Rugby
County
Warwickshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 11th October 1919
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
19491
Current location

In the Chapel,
Bilton Grange School Chapel
The Drive
Rugby Road
A426
Rugby
Rugby
Warwickshire
CV22 6QU
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 49194 71809
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Wooden panelling with "roof" above. Central panel has the dedicatory inscription & is flanked bu three panels either side with inscribed names. Four paintings are reproduced, two flank the dedication & two are at either end of panelling. Inscription in gold coloured lettering. Paintings show appropriate subjects of Watts.
Inscription
Centre panel : IN GRATEFUL MEMORY / OF 150 OLD BOYS / OF THIS SCHOOL / WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES / IN THE GREAT WAR / 1914 - 1919 / FOR JUSTICE & FREEDOM / THEY FOUGHT, THEY DIED / THEY LIVE. Flanking panels : (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Anderson, J R H
Anderson, R C
Aylmer, G H
Balfour, L B
Bentley, C G
Bishop, C G
Black, J N
Bliss, F K
Boddan, D R
Boucher, A E
See details for all 46 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 154
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 154
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,additional,decorations
    Order of information: surname,rank,decorations,regiment,additional
Components
  • Panelling
    Measurements: height C 1300MM, width C 11000MM
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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