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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Newark And Sherwood
Town
Newark-on-Trent
County
Nottinghamshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
38250
Current location

Post Office
Kirkgate
Newark-on-Trent
Newark And Sherwood
Nottinghamshire
NG24 1DH
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 79841 54085
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Brass Plaque on wooden backboard
Inscription
IN HONOURED MEMORY OF/ THE MEMBERS OF THE POSTAL/ STAFF WHO FELL IN THE/ GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919./ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Andrew, Albert
Graves, Percy
Gumsley, William
Hogg, Charles H K
Preston, Thomas E
Scraton, Robert
Statham, Charles W
Theaker, William H
Wilkinson, William
See details for all 9 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 9
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 9
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Backboard
    Measurements: height 200 MM, width 260 MM
    Materials: Wood
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 170 MM, width 220 MM
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Royal Mail

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