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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Cheltenham
Town
Cheltenham
County
Gloucestershire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
20617
Current location

College Chapel.
Cheltenham and Gloucester College
Leckhampton Road
Cheltenham
Cheltenham
Gloucestershire
GL53 0BS
England

OS Grid Ref: SO 9466720385
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
PLAQUE OF BRONZE. WALL-MOUNTED. NAMES IN RELIEF IN THREE COLUMNS. NAMES ARE LISTED BY THE DATES OF ATTENDANCE AT THE SCHOOL. SCHOOL COAT OF ARMS CARVED AT TOP CENTRE SURROUNDED BY LAUREL WREATH AND TOPPED BY PLUMED HELMET.
Inscription
THE EAST WINDOW WAS ERECTED IN/ GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THE STUDENTS/ OF THIS COLLEGE WHO PASSED FROM/ THE SIGHT OF MEN BY THE PATH OF DUTY/ AND SELF-SACRIFICE IN THE GREAT WAR/ (NAMES)/ "LIVE THOU FOR ENGLAND - WE FOR ENGLAND DIED"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allen
Armitage
Barrett
Beaman
Beddoes
Bickell
Boden
Bonfield
Booth
Brown
See details for all 95 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 96
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 96
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,additional
    Order of information: additional,surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height C 1000MM, width C 500MM
    Materials: Metal
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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