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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Newbury
Town
Newbury
County
Berkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
41412
Current location

wall mounted in entrance vestibule
39
Post Office
Cheap Street
Newbury
Newbury
Berkshire
RG14 5BS
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 47245 66995
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
BRASS PLAQUE MOUNTED ON AN OAK BACKBOARD
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF OUR COMRADES WHO FELL IN THE/ WORLD WAR 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Claridge, A J
Crame, A G
Harris, M C
Hunt, E E
Mackrill, A E
Rummins, R V
Thorne, K E W
See details for all 7 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 7
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 7
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames, regiment
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
History
2000: PLAN TO MOVE THE POST OFFICE TO A NEW SITE BUT DECISION HAS NOT BEEN MADE YET
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Royal Mail

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