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Memorial details

Memorial type
Memorial homes / Alms houses
District
Rugby
Town
Rugby
County
Warwickshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 13th July 1946
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
  • Dedicated
    Date: 13th July 1946
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
19528
Current location

5
Bilton House
Bawnmore Road
Rugby
Rugby
Warwickshire
CV22 7QH
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 48599 73706
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Home for the elderly. Wall mounted, landscape orientated dedicatory nowy-headed board with framed wooden border. Engraved inscription infilled with gold coloured paint.
Inscription
THIS HOUSE / WAS DEDICATED ON 13TH JULY 1946 / AS A HOME FOR AGED PEOPLE AND AS A GRATEFUL / MEMORIAL TO ALL FROM THE RUGBY AND DISTRICT / FREE CHURCHES WHO SERVED, SUFFERED OR SACRIFICED / IN THE WAR 1939 - 1945, ESPECIALLY TO THESE WHO / GAVE THEIR LIVES / ( 19 NAMES in three columns)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Amos, William
Askill, Josiah
Cox, Bryan
Harrop, Sydney
Kitcher, Eric
Mortimer, Cyril
Nielsen, John
Perrin, Arnold
Pickford, Leslie
Pluck, Reginald
See details for all 19 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 19
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 19
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: depth 20 mm, height 559 mm, width 889 mm
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Site: £6000

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Other
Responsibility
Bilton House staff.

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