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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
South Wight
Town
St Lawrence
County
Isle Of Wight
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 10th April 1994
    Attended by: LADY BARCLAY
  • Unveiled
    Date: 10th April 1994
    Attended by: SIR PETER ANSON
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
40891
Current location

OLD PARK HOTEL
St Lawrence
South Wight
Isle Of Wight
England

OS Grid Ref: SZ 530 760
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
PAIR OF PLAQUES
Inscription
VENTNOR & DISTRICT LOCAL HISTORY SOCIETY/ THE FORMER/ RADAR STATION/ R.A.F. ST LAWRENCE/ WAS NEAR THIS SPOT/ DURING WORLD WAR 2/ 1939 - 1945/ APRIL 10TH 1994/ UNVEILED BY LADY BARCLAY & SIR PETER ANSON/ TO COMMEMORATE THE VITAL PART PLAYED/ BY RADAR/ DURING WORLD WAR 2 AND THE D-DAY LANDINGS
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaques
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • STL002

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