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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Islington
Town
Finsbury
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
39165
Current location

ON THE NORTH WALL
ST MARKS CHURCH
Myddleton Sq
Finsbury
Islington
Greater London
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 310 820
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
PLAIN RECTANGULAR BRASS PLAQUE WITH PLAIN PEDIMENT. INCISED INSCRIPTION REGIMENTAL CRESTS INCISED IN THE UPPER LEFT AND RIGHT HAND CORNERS OF THE PLAQUE
Inscription
12TH (FINSBURY RIFLES)/ LIGHT ANTI-AIRCRAFT REGIMENT/ ROYAL ARTILLERY/ IN MEMORY OF THOSE WHO GAVE THIER LIVES/ 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 30
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 30
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank
    Order of information: rank,surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: depth 3IN, height 32IN, width 26IN
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST MARK
  • Grade II
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
THE CHURCH
Reference
  • CGK26

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