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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)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 10th April 1924
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
47386
Current location

FISHERGATE COUNTY PRIMARY SCHOOL
Fishergate
York
York
North Yorkshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 60772 51039
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
BRONZE PLAQUE WITH DECORATIVE BORDERS AND NOWY HEADED TOP. MOUNTED ON AN OAK FRAME WITH AN OAK SHELF AND BRACKETS. DATES 1914 1918 IN PLAQUES CENTERED ON EACH BORDER. EMBOSSED LETTERING. NAMES IN THREE COLUMNS. ARMS OF CITY OF YORK WITHIN NOWY HEADED TOP.
Inscription
CITY OF YORK / TO COMMEMORATE WITH LASTING HONOUR / THE SONS OF THIS SCHOOL WHO GAVE THEIR / LIVES FOR THEIR COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR / OF 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
Barker, Tom
Bell, Bernard W S
Bell, William S
Bracewell, Leonard
Bradley, John J
Bruce, Norman
Burnett, Albert
Bycroft, Arthur
Bycroft, George E
Cambage, Harry
See details for all 87 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 87
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 87
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: depth 178 MM, height 1575 MM, width 1067 MM
    Materials: Bronze
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Memorial: £50

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public

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