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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Test Valley
Town
West Tytherley
County
Hampshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
40632
Current location

In the chapel
Norman Court School (formerly Northaw School)
West Tytherley
Test Valley
Hampshire
SP5 1NH
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 264 309
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Presumably in the chapel.
    Northaw School
    Surrenden Dering
    Pluckley
    Ashford
    Kent
    England

    OS Grid Ref: TQ 939 453
    Denomination: Undefined
  • In the chapel.
    Northaw Place School
    Northaw
    Welwyn Hatfield
    Hertfordshire
    TL 270 025
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
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Description
Large rectangular tablet with names in four columns. The names of masters (3) and school servants (2) are shown after those of the Old Boys.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN PROUD AND AFFECTIONATE MEMORY OF THE FOLLOWING OLD BOYS, MASTERS AND SERVANTS OF NORTHAW PLACE SCHOOL WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR OF 1914 - 1919/ (Names)/ MASTERS (Names) SCHOOL SERVANTS (Names) (EXACT LINE SPACING UNKNOWN)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Atterbury, A
Bentley, G M
Brierley, C L
Burnie, J G
Cholmeley, H L
Cholmeley, H V
Christie, D P
Cree, J F
Danckwerts, R O
Eiloart, C H
See details for all 63 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 63
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 63
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,occupation,decorations
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Unknown
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • The Times 11 Oct. 1952 p.6 col.b Report of fire which badly damaged the school

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