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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
North Hertfordshire
Town
Hitchin
County
Hertfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
3795
Current location

Memorial is situated inside.
Town Hall
Brand Street
Hitchin
North Hertfordshire
Hertfordshire
SG5 1JE
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 18345 29287
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Small board with inscriptions in the Roman style of lettering.
Inscription
1914 HONOURS WON BY HITCHIN MEN 1918.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, W C
Allnutt, E Bruce
Baines, D C
Baines, J A
Bavington, H L
Baxter, A
Baylis, C H
Baylis, R H
Bentley, L G
Bracey, F C
See details for all 62 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 60
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank, forename (initial), surname, decorations
    Order of information: rank, forename (initial), surname, decorations
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: height 1300 mm, width 2000 mm
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Site: Site was given free of charge.
Comments: Cost of the memorial unknown but paid from peace fund.

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
North Herts Council
Reference
  • Herts Express - 10 January 1920 page 5. DC Baines -Site Visit - 22 May 1991

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