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Memorial details

Memorial type
Composite
District
Hammersmith And Fulham
Town
West Kensington
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
47920
Current location

This is believed to remain in situt
but inaccesible
behind 1980's false walling
Blythe House
Blythe Road
West Kensington
Hammersmith And Fulham
Greater London
W14 0PE
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 24179 79047
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
WOODEN PANELLED ROOM WITH NAMES OF THOSE WHO SERVED PLACED ON ONE SIDE AND PHOTOGRAPHS OF THE FALLEN PLACED ON THE ADJOINING PANELLED WALL ROYAL ARMS PLACED ABOVE THE PANELLING LISTING THOSE WHO SERVED
Inscription
WALL ONE: THESE MEN OF THIS OFFICE SERVED IN THE GREAT WAR/ (NAMES) WALL TWO: 1914 1919/ AND THESE MEN GAVE THEIR LIVES/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Asquith, L
Austin, T
Barber, E B
Barrow, A M
Bird, R A
Blades, W H
Bosm, R
Bowler, H E
Bowles, W G
Bruce, A
See details for all 25 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 725
    Served and returned: 632
    Died: 93
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Panelling
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
  • Blythe House (former Post Office Savings Bank Headquarters)
  • Grade II
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Costs

Memorial: C £1200

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Victoria & Albert Museum
Reference

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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