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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
East Hertfordshire
Town
Hertford Heath
County
Hertfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
Sir Reginald Blomfield RA
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 7 July 1923
    Attended by: GENERAL SIR ALEXANDER J GODLEY KCB KCMG
  • Dedicated
    Date: 7 July 1923
    Attended by: Bishop of Southwell
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
32154
Current location

In College grounds; centre of terrace opposite West door of the Chapel.
Haileybury College
Hailey Lane
Hertford Heath
East Hertfordshire
Hertfordshire
SG13 7NU
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 358 107
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
GILDED BRONZE SWORD IN BAS-RELIEF
Inscription
(on sword) VOBIS PARTA QUIES (on plinth) (line spacing unknown) In remembrance of those who did their duty; even unto death 1914-1918
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: depth 5000MM, height 12000MM, width 5000MM
    Materials: Stone - Portland
Listing information
  • GREAT WAR MEMORIAL CROSS AT HAILEYBURY AND IMPERIAL SERVICE COLLEGE ON TERRACE IN MIDDLE OF SOUTH FRONT
  • 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
Trust fund/Scholarship
Yes
Purpose: Closed Exhibitions and Scholarships
Sponsorship
Private
Reference
  • BRITISH PUBLIC SCHOOLS WAR MEMORIALS by KERNOT, C F 149-150 Source: Image Library NIWM Published:ROBERTS AND NEWTON 1927 LONDON
  • Other website www.haileybury.com/honour/

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