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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
City Of Westminster
Town
Mayfair
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
Herbert Tyson Smith, Mr Trentwith Wills, Emile Madeline
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 1st April 1922
    Attended by: Dean of Westminster
  • Unveiled
    Date: 12th May 1922
    Attended by: FM The Earl of Cavan KP GCB GCMG GCVO GBE
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
2811
Current location

West wall under entrance portico.
Burlington House
Piccadilly
Mayfair
City Of Westminster
Greater London
W1J 0BD
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 29203 80535
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
A simple stone tablet with the initials 'RA' engraved at the top surrounded by a wreath of laurel and oak leaves. Beneath the dedication the names are engraved.
Inscription
RA / TO THE MEMORY OF / THOSE STUDENTS OF THE ROYAL / ACADEMY WHO FELL IN THE / GREAT WAR 1914-1919 THIS / MONUMENT / IS ERECTED BY / THE MEMBERS / AND STUDENTS / (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Baird, Nina I
Barry, F R
Bellamy, O
Benson, H C
Binning, A
Bunbury, H St. P
Calderon, F E
Carlos, E S
Clark, W L
Corbett, A E
See details for all 35 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 35
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 35
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename, initials
    Order of information: Alphabetical by surname.
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: depth 65mm, height 1983mm, width 1370mm
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
History
Cleaned in 1993
Costs

Memorial: £200

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Details: Subscription by members and students
Responsibility
Royal Academy of Arts
Reference
  • Royal Academy Anual Report 1919 pg.16 Royal Academy Anual Report 1920 pg.6 Royal Acadmey Anual Report 1922 pg.10-11

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