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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Rugby
Town
Rugby
County
Warwickshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
19507
Current location

On wall in the foyer,
Seabroke House
4th Parachute D Company
Edward Street
Rugby
Rugby
Warwickshire
CV21 2BP
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 49728 75566
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
1) Wall mounted, framed and glazed, rectangular wooden board with inscriptions in relief, on upper and lower rails. Further inscriptions and names carved onto board. Royal Warwickshire regimental badge at upper centre of board. Other surrounding decorative designs in relief. 2) Below the memorial board is an associated wall mounted framed and glazed wooden backboard, housing an engraved plaque describing the memorial's history. Plaque lettering infilled with red enamel paint.
Inscription
Main board : HONI SOIT QUI MAL Y PENSE / TO THE GLORIOUS MEMORY OF THE / MEMBERS OF THE E. Co. 7. R. W. R. / THE ROYAL WARWICKSHIRE / REGIMENT / WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR. / THIS TABLET WAS MADE 1914 - 1918 AND ERECTED BY A COMRADE / (20 NAMES) / GOD SAVE THE KING Plaque : THIS TABLET WAS MADE AND / CARVED ENTIRELY BY / E. H. DODSON OVER 20 YEARS / ARMOURER LATTERLY R.Q.M.S. / 1940
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bradshaw, G.
Brooks, J.
Bryant, W.
Clewes, R.
Cross, S.
Dodson, G. H.
Fidler, H.
Fothergill, W. A.
Grimley, J.
Hayes, F. H.
See details for all 20 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 20
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 20
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Rank, surname, forename initials
    Order of information: Surname
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: depth 70 mm, height 1018 mm, width 972 mm
    Materials: Wood
  • Plaque
    Measurements: depth 29 mm, height 211 mm, width 244 mm
    Materials: Metal, Wood
Listing information
Condition
History
1991: The Memorial was found in a bad condition within a garden shed. It was handed to 89 Signal Squadron and was restored by craftsmen of 34 Base Workshop in November 1991.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private

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