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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Hereford
Town
Hereford
County
Hereford And Worcester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: July 1921
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
32566
Current location

wall mounted in customer entrance lobby
14a
Post Office
St. Peters Street
Hereford
Hereford
Hereford And Worcester
HR1 2LE
England

OS Grid Ref: SO 51109 40002
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
White marble tablet mounted on darker coloured backboard. Wreath in relief at top centre of backboard
Inscription
1914 1919/ TO THE HONOUR OF THE MEN OF THE POSTAL AND/ ENGINEERING STAFFS HEREFORD DISTRICT WHO/ FELL IN THE GREAT WAR ERECTED BY THEIR COMRADES/ (Names)/ ALL THEY HAD HOPED FOR ALL THEY HAD THEY GAVE/ TO SAVE MANKIND THEMSELVES THEY SCORNED TO SAVE
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Clarke, C
Cooper, A W
Cutler, G
Davies, H J
Deykes, J
Elcox, J
Hale, C W
Hill, J E W
Jenkins, A G
Jones, J R
See details for all 17 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 17
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 17
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - White
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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