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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Sefton
Town
Bootle
County
Merseyside
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
2399
Current location

Corridor wall
Thomas Gray Junior School
Chestnut Grove
Bootle
Sefton
Merseyside
L20 4LX
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 33860 96053
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Elaborate board with brass plaques containing an inscription and two columns of names. Picture in centre with scroll in middle containing rest of inscription Painting is of a woman with a wreath on the ground next to her.
Inscription
(BRASS PLAQUE AT TOP): OLD BOY HEROES/OF/GRAY STREET SCHOOL/WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1919 (PRINTED ON PAINTING IN CENTRE): TO THE MEMORY / OF / THE BRAVE SONS OF THE EMPIRE / WHO FELL ON THE BATTLEFIELDS / OF / EUROPE / THEY HAVE FOUGHT THE GOOD FIGHT / DYING / IN THE CAUSE OF / HUMANITY THAT / HONOUR / MIGHT LIVE
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Alben, F
Allanson, C H
Bailey, A
Booth, A
Briscoe, R
Brown, C
Burnett, T
Bushell, R W
Bushell, T C
Cooper, G A
See details for all 57 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 57
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 57
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Surname
    Order of information: Surname
Components
  • Painting
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Paper
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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