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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Nottingham
Town
Nottingham
County
Nottinghamshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
27332
Current location

1st Floor
Horizon Factory
Thane Road
Nottingham
Nottingham
Nottinghamshire
NG7 2TG
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 555 372
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • John Player and Sons Factory
    Radford
    Nottingham
    Nottinghamshire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
WALL-MOUNTED BRONZE PLAQUE. LETTERING IN LOW RELIEF. NAMES IN SIX COLUMNS. BORDER RELIEF OF LAUREL GARLAND. TWO LAUREL WREATHS AT TOP.
Inscription
IN EVER GRATEFUL MEMORY OF ALL THOSE WHO/ WENT OUT FROM THE FACTORIES AND OFFICES OF/ JOHN PLAYER & SONS/ BRANCH OF THE IMPERIAL TOBACCO COMPANY/ AND GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR COUNTRY/ 1939-1945/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, Arthur
Adams, Francis Osborne
Adams, Samuel Rueben
Armfield, George Alfred
Arnold, Richard Harry
Bacon, Albert
Barnes, Alfred
Basford, Edwin
Bauner, Albert
Bellaby, Vivian
See details for all 210 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 106
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 106
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height C 1000MM, width C 2000MM
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Nottinghamshire Family History Society Vol 91, p31-33, 1994 Record Series, Monumental Inscriptions: Names listed

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