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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Birmingham
Town
Birmingham
County
West Midlands
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
38697
Current location

CENTRAL PUBLIC LIBRARY
Chamberlain Square
Birmingham
Birmingham
West Midlands
B3 3HQ
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 090 870
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • PRESUMABLY BOARD OF GUARDIANS
    Birmingham
    Birmingham
    West Midlands
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
LARGE ELABORATE NOWY HEADED PLAQUE BIRMINGHAM CITY CREST IN NOWY HEAD
Inscription
THIS TABLET IS ERECTED IN/ EVER GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THE/ OFFICIALS OF THE BIRMINGHAM/ BOARD OF GUARDIANS WHO GAVE/ THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES) (LEFT AND RIGHT) OFFICIALS WHO SERVED IN/ THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1918
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, H
Adams, H E
Alderman, A B
Arnold, H
Astbury, T L
Baker, W
Barker, W H
Barkfield, J O
Barron, J
Bentley, Lucy
See details for all 167 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 167
    Served and returned: 152
    Died: 15
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,year died,forename
    Order of information: year died,surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public

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