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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Sheffield
Town
Sheffield
County
South Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
46816
Current location

King Edward VII School
Glossop Road
Sheffield
Sheffield
South Yorkshire
S10 2PW
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 33639 86721
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
WW1 plaque: nowy headed oblong bronze plaque with plain raised borders and rosettes at each corner. Embossed roman caps lettering. WW2 plaque: rectangular plaque with plain raised border. Raised roman caps. First plaque: embossed school? Crest in nowy headed arch. A laurel wreath in top right and top left hand corners. Second plaque: embossed cross at centre foot of plaque. Laurel wreaths at bottom right and bottom left hand corners. Rosette at each corner inside border.
Inscription
TOP PLAQUE: 1914 - 1919 / ERECTED TO THE GLORIOUS MEMORY OF SHEFFIELD / OLD EDWARDIANS WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR / (Names) / "THEY BATTLED THAT WE MIGHT BE FREE" BOTTOM PLAQUE: 1939 - SECOND GREAT WAR - 1945 / (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adlington, E M
Barnes, G E
Bartlett, J S
Battersby, C L M
Beal, A J
Bennett, L S
Benniston, A
Black, S S
Boyd, J M
Brufton, J A
See details for all 92 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 92
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 92
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaques
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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