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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Waltham Forest
Town
Leytonstone
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
40026
Current location

Wall-mounted on First Floor Landing - West staircase
Delivery Office
Joseph Ray Rd
Leytonstone
Waltham Forest
Greater London
E11 1AA
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 39335 86929
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
WALL-MOUNTED WHITE MARBLE TABLET WITH BLACK LETTERING. BRACKETS AT BASE. CARVED COLUMNS AT EITHER SIDE.
Inscription
THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-1918/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY OF/ (NAMES)/ OFFICERS OF LEYTONSTONE SORTING OFFICE/ WHO IN DEFENCE OF THEIR KING AND / COUNTRY, LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES./ "THEY DID THEIR DUTY, EVEN UNTO DEATH"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Backhouse, A D
Bray, H J
Brooks, F S
Holland, C J
Hooper, T
Martin, J T
Meeks, C F
Smith, W C
Wilkinson, W H
Wilson, C
See details for all 10 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 10
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 10
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 2FT 6IN, width 2FT
    Materials: Marble - White
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Royal Mail
Reference

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