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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Norwich
Town
Norwich
County
Norfolk
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
MESSRS W H HALL
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
20100
Current location

Norwich Police Station
Bethel Street
Norwich
Norwich
Norfolk
NR2 1NW
England

OS Grid Ref: TG 22808 08472
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
An ornate brass plaque mounted onto a wooden backboard.
Inscription
TO THE/ ENDURING AND GLORIOUS MEMORY/ OF THOSE MEMBERS OF THIS FORCE/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR KING AND COUNTRY/ IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1919/ (NAMES)HERE ARE ALSO SET FORTH THE NAMES OF THOSE MEMBERS OF THE FORCE WHO RESPONDED TO THE CALL AND SERVED THEIR KING AND COUNTRY AND WHO BY GOD'S GRACE ARE SPARED TO RETURN TO THEIR HONOURABLE CALLING./ (NAMES)/ ERECTED BY THE CHIEF CONSTABLE, OFFICERS AND MEN OF THE NORWICH CITY POLICE
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adcock, John
Andrews, William
Bell, Arthur
Busey, Walter
Buttle, Edwin
Crisp, Henry
Dawes, William
Ellingford, Robert
Elvin, Cubett
Elvin, George
See details for all 54 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 54
    Served and returned: 48
    Died: 6
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename, date of death, manner of death.
    Order of information: Date of death.
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 4 FT, width 2 FT
    Materials: Brass
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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