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Memorial details

Memorial type
Sculptured / Cast group
District
Islington
Town
Clerkenwell
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
MANCINI
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 04th November 1960
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
22343
Current location

At the top of the entrance steps
St Peters Italian Church
Clerkenwell Road
Clerkenwell
Islington
Greater London
EC1R 5DL
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 31291 82058
Denomination: Roman Catholic

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Description
CAST GROUP SYMBOLISING A LIFEBOAT. INSCRIPTION ON THE SIDES OF THE BOAT THREE FIGURES WITH ARMS UPHELD TOWARDS A CROSS ARE DEPICTED IN THE BOAT
Inscription
IN MEMORIA DEI PERITI NELL'AFFONDAMENTO/ DELL'ARANDORA STAR/ 2 LUGLIO 1940/ ....IL RICORDO CHE È VIVO NEL CUORE DEI/ PARENTI, DEI SUPERSTITI E COLONIA ITALIANA/ 4 NOVEMBRE 1960 (ROUGH TRANSLATION: IN MEMORY OF THOSE LOST ON THE ARANDORA STAR 2 JULY 1940 / THE MEMORY LIVES ON IN THE HEARTS OF THE RELATIVES, THE SURVIVORS AND THE ITALIAN COMMUNITY / 4 NOVEMBER 1960)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Second World War memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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