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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Medina
Town
Newport
County
Isle Of Wight
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: October 1922
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
40740
Current location

DRILL HALL
Drill Hall Rd
Newport
Medina
Isle Of Wight
PO30 5LA
England

OS Grid Ref: SZ 49539 89031
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
A rectangular nowy headed portland stone tablet , longer about the horizontal axis , within a border of black and green . possibly marble . At the top is the badge of the Isle of Wight Rifles in low relief , then the names of four campaigns in raised lettering . The body of the tablet consists of seven panels , each containing two columns of names in black capitals , with the centre column also containing the dedication .The tablet rests on five brackets .
Inscription
/EGYPT , GALLIPOLI , PALESTINE , SOUDAN / /IN/ PROUD MEMORY OF/ OUR COMRADES/ WHO PASSED OVER/ 1914 - 18/ THY VOICE IS ON THE ROLLING AIR/ I HEAR THEE WHERE THE WATERS RUN/ THOU STANDEST IN THE RISING SUN/ AND IN THE SETTING THOU ART FAIR./ (names )
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abbott, W
Adams, F
Adey, F
Airey, R
Alexander, T E
Allen, C
Allen, W
Andrews, J A
Arnold, C
Arnold, T
See details for all 526 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 526
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 526
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Tablets
    Measurements: height c 2000 cm, width c 3500 cm
    Materials: Stone - Portland, Marble - Black
Listing information
Condition
History
1997: CURRENT LOCATION UNKNOWN
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • MENPT006

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