Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
York
Town
Stockton On The Forest
County
Undefined
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
47259

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Current location

YORK SCOUT ACTIVITY CENTRE
Snowball Plantation
Common Lane,
Stockton On The Forest
York
YO19 5XS
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 66920 57307
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • YORK CITY SCOUT HQ
    George St
    York
    Ryedale
    North Yorkshire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
TRIANGULAR HEADED AND BASED WOODEN BOARD WITH PAINTED INSCRIPTION IN WHITE LETTERING.
Inscription
YORK & DISTRICT BOY SCOUTS ASSN./ IN HONOUR OF THOSE/ WHO MADE THE SUPREME SACRIFICE/ IN TWO WORLD WARS./ 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)/ 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)/ "IN THE MORNING & IN THE EVENING/ AT THE GOING DOWN OF THE SUN/ WE WILL REMEMBER THEM."
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Banks, William
Beresford, Geoffrey
Bird, Peter
Bowland, Arthur
Callendar, John
Coates, A
Deburgh, John Patrick
Eaglan, Reginald
Exelby, Raymond
Ford, John
See details for all 55 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 15
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 15
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 40
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 40
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: depth 40, height 1245, width 785
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
York & District Boy Scouts Association
Reference

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