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Memorial details

Memorial type
Wall
District
Ealing
Town
Hanwell
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War - civilians
Maker
H H Martyn and Co. (Manufacturer)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: July 1950
    Attended by: Unknown
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
29757
Current location

Section 21
Hanwell Cemetery
Uxbridge Road
Hanwell
Ealing
Greater London
W7 3PP
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 15824 80079
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
A four-faced modernist cross, on a large rectangular base, attached to a long, low wall. Inscriptions in gold lettering of the civilians who are buried here.
Inscription
THIS MEMORIAL COMMEMORATES/ THE CIVILIANS WHO WERE KILLED/ IN THE CITY OF WESTMINSTER BY/ ENEMY ACTION BETWEEN 1939 & 1945
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War - civilians
    Total names on memorial: 200
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 200
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Surname, initials
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Wall
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Portland
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Portland
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
  • ROYAL BOROUGH OF KENSINGTON AND CHELSEA CEMETERY, HANWELL
  • 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
Costs

Memorial: £2908

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • The Builder pp.548-549 20 April 1951

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