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Memorial details

Memorial type
Mosaic or mural
District
City Of Westminster
Town
Bayswater
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
39698
Current location

ST MATTHEWS CHURCH
St Petersburgh Place
Bayswater
City Of Westminster
Greater London
W2 4LA
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 256 807
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
VERY ELABORATE MOSAIC DECORATED AS BELOW, SET INTO A LANCET SHAPED RECESS, PANEL BELOW LISTS NAMES. THE DWARF WALL AROUND THE SANCTUARY IS ALSO PART OF THE MEMORIAL MURAL DEPICTS ST MICHAEL WITH SHIELD AND LANCE
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD THIS TABLET IS PLACED/ BY THE PARISHIONERS OF ST MATTHEW BAYSWATER/ TO THE NEVER DYING MEMORY OF THOSE WHO/ FROM THIS PARISH LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES FOR/ THEIR GOD, THEIR KING AND THEIR COUNTRY IN/ THE GREAT WAR 4 AUGUST 1914 TO 11 NOVEMBER 1918/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Arbuthnot, A H
Archer, G H
Bailey, A G
Baker, Mark
Bartholomew, J
Belch, J J
Benham, J R
Bonnamy, E A
Buckle, J E
Burn, D G
See details for all 47 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 47
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 47
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • First World War memorial
    Measurements: depth 250MM, height 3400MM, width 870MM
    Materials: Marble
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public

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