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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Town
Newcastle Upon Tyne
County
Tyne And Wear
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
34512
Current location

COMPANY HQ
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Tyne And Wear
England

OS Grid Ref: NZ 250 660
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
plaque with moulded frame .The names are listed in two columns.All letters are raised in casting using Roman capitals throughout. The words ''pro patria" are in italics at the foot.
Inscription
DURING THE GREAT WAR 435/ EMPLOYEES OF THE NORTH EAST/ ELECTRICITY SUPPLY/ COMPANY LTD AND ITS/ ASSOCIATED COMPANY SERVED/ IN HIS MAJESTY'S ARMED FORCES AND OF/ THAT NUMBER THE FOLLOWING/ LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES/ (NAMES)/ DURING THE SECOND WORLD/ WAR 632 EMPLOYEES OF THE NORTH EAST ELECTRICITY/ SUPPLY COMPANY SERVED IN/ HIS MAJESTY'S FORCES AND/ THE FOLLOWING LAID DOWN/ THEIR LIVES/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Alger, H
Barker, D W
Barnes, A
Bassett, F A
Bracegirdle, W
Byrne, P
Cadman, W
Convie, E
Cooper, J H
Costelloe, E
See details for all 38 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 38
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 38
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 670
    Served and returned: 632
    Died: 38
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: height 830mm, width 600mm
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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