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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
York
Town
York
County
North Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
MR W E PARKINSON (Designer)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 11th November 1924
    Attended by: LORD MAYOR OF YORK
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
47382
Current location

SCARCROFT COUNTY PRIMARY SCHOOL
Moss St
York
York
North Yorkshire
YO2 1BS
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 59817 51118
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
BEATEN BRONZE PLAQUE MOUNTED ONTO AN OAK BACKBAORD. INSCRIPTION IN RELIEF. YORK CITY COAT OF ARMS IN RELIEF AT THE TOP CENTRE OF THE PLAQUE. LAUREL LEAVES IN RELIEF FLANK THE NAMES
Inscription
TO COMMEMORATE WITH LASTING HONOUR/ THE SONS OF THIS SCHOOL WHO GAVE THEIR/ LIVES FOR THEIR COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 1918/ (NAMES)/ GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS THAT/ A MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Aked, Arthur
Bailey, Sam
Birch, Arthur
Briskham, John W
Buckham, Fred
Buckle, Herbert
Butterfield, James
Cammidge, Charles W
Campbell, Thomas A
Child, Alf Herbert
See details for all 66 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 132
    Served and returned: 66
    Died: 66
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
  • Backboard
    Measurements: height 1550MM, width 1320MM
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Memorial: £50

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Corporate,public

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