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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Thamesdown
Town
Swindon
County
Wiltshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
24173
Current location

STORAGE SHEDS
NATIONAL MONUMENTS RECORD CENTRE
Kemble Drive
Swindon
Thamesdown
Wiltshire
SN2 2GZ
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 160 850
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
METAL PLAQUE SET WITHIN A GLAZED WOODEN FRAME. INSCRIPTION IN BLACK LETTERING. SINGLE LINE BORDER. WHOLE IS SET ON THE RIGHT HAND SIDE OF A WOODEN BACKBOARD WITH INSCRIPTION AT THE TOP CENTRE AND BELOW THE PLAQUE
Inscription
PLAQUE: THIS/ TABLET/ IS ERECTED IN/ SACRED MEMORY/ OF THE MEN FROM THIS SHOP/ WHO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES IN/ THE GREAT WAR. 1914 - 1918./ (NAMES)/ THEIR NAMES LIVETH FOR EVERMORE BACKBOARD: LEST WE FORGET/ FRAME SHOP WAGON SHOP
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 22
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 22
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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