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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Kensington And Chelsea
Town
South Kensington
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 1 July 1948
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
  • Dedicated
    Date: 1 July 1948
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
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Lost
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WM Reference
42107

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Current location

Imperial College
Prince Consort Road
South Kensington
Kensington And Chelsea
Greater London
SW7 2BP
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 26729 79450
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Bronze plaque on a stone surround (perhaps sandstone) Royal School of Mines emblem in a wreath at top of plaque in the centre, in bronze. Wreath surmounted with a crown. Edge of stone has decoration on the outer edge. Design is identical to that for WW1
Inscription
1939 (RSM crest) 1945 / (names) TO THE MEMORY OF / THOSE STUDENTS OF THE / ROYAL SCHOOL OF MINES / WHO LAID DOWN THEIR / LIVES IN THE SERVICE OF THE / COMMONWEALTH AND EMPIRE
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ambrose, R.
Ambrose, R.
Ambrose, R.
Atkinson, R.
Atkinson, R.
Atkinson, R.
Barnard, R.(?) E.
Barnard, R.(?) E.
Barnard, R.(?) E.
Bindon, J. V.
See details for all 105 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 105
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 105
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
IMPERIAL COLLEGE
Reference
  • The Times 2 July 1948 p.6 col.c Unveiling report

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