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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Elmbridge
Town
East Molesey
County
Surrey
Country
England
Commemoration
Non-Combat Deaths
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
23275

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Current location

ST PAULS CHURCH
Palace Rd
East Molesey
Elmbridge
Surrey
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 146 686
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
BRONZE PLAQUE WITH WOODEN SURROUND. LETTERING AND NAVAL CROWN INSIGNIA IN RELIEF ON PLAQUE. BACKBOARD FEATURES A TRIANGULAR PEDIMENT WITH GOTHIC ARCH CARVING AND THE CHRISTIAN ALPHA OMEGA SYMBOL AT CENTRE, SURMOUNTED BY A CROSS.
Inscription
IN LOVING MEMORY OF/ ROBERT HERMAN GRANT MORRISON. SUB LIEUTENANT ROYAL NAVY/ DEARLY LOVED SECOND SON OF LIEUTENANT COLONEL RICHARD HOBART/ MORRISON AND HIS WIFE LOUISE CAROLINE MORRISON/ BORN AT MHOW, CENTRAL INDIA, 11TH MAY 1891/ HE GAVE HIS LIFE FOR HIS COUNTRY WHEN SUBMARINE A7/ WAS LOST IN WHITESAND BAY, PLYMOUTH 16TH JANUARY 1914/ AGED 22 YEARS
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Morrison, Robert Herman Grant
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Commemorations
  • Non-Combat Deaths
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,year died,regiment,place of death,forename,place of birth,manner of death,age of death,relationships
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 510MM, width 840MM
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST PAUL
  • 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
Sponsorship
Private

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