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Memorial details

Memorial type
Serviceman / Servicewoman
District
Warwick
Town
Leamington Spa
County
Warwickshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Falklands Conflict (1982), Second World War (1939-1945), First World War (1914-1918), Korean War (1950-1953), Malayan Emergency (1948-1960), Northern Ireland Conflict; The Troubles (1969-1998)
Maker
ALBERT TOFT
Ceremony
  • Rededicated
    Date: Nov. 1951
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
  • Unveiled
    Date: 27th May 1922
    Attended by: LT GEN SIR A HUNTER WESTON KCB DSO
  • Rededicated
    Date: Nov.1983
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
2204
Current location

In gardens facing The Parade
Euston Place
Leamington Spa
Warwick
Warwickshire
CV32 4AE
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 3184065655
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Bareheaded soldier resting on arms reversed on tall pedestal, with steel helmet and gas mask on ground behind him. Names inscribed on four sides of pedestal.
Inscription
FRONT FACE: TO OUR FALLEN HEROES/ 1914-1918/ (NAMES)/ 1939-1945 (NAMES) RIGHTHAND SIDE FACE: (NAMES) OTHER SIDES: MALAYA 1948-60/ (NAME); KOREAN WAR 1950-53/ (names);FALKLANDS CAMPAIGN 1982/ (name); (name) N/IRELAND
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Falklands Conflict (1982)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 188
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 188
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,decorations
    Order of information: alphabetically
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 570
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 570
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,decorations
    Order of information: alphabetically
  • Korean War (1950-1953)
    Total names on memorial: 3
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 3
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank, regiment
    Order of information: alphabetically
  • Malayan Emergency (1948-1960)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Northern Ireland Conflict; The Troubles (1969-1998)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Pedestal
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite - Cornish
  • Figure
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
  • WAR MEMORIAL
  • Grade II
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Carter Postcard Collection

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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