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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Birmingham
Town
Witton
County
West Midlands
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War - civilians
Maker
Lionel Singer (Designer)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 18th April 1999
    Attended by: A daughter of one of the deceased
  • Dedicated
    Date: 18th April 1999
    Attended by: Rabbi Leonard Tann
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
47992
Current location

Witton Jewish Cemetary
Witton Jewish Cemetary Prayer House
The Ridgeway
Witton
Birmingham
West Midlands
B6 7AE
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 08182 92961
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Plain Rectangular metal plaque with incised black lettering inscription.
Inscription
THIS PLAQUE IS DEDICATED TO THE SACRED MEMORY OF THE JEWISH CIVILIANS OF/ THE COMMUNITY WHO WERE KILLED IN AIR RAIDS ON THIS CITY DURING THE/ SECOND WORLD WAR/ 18 APRIL 1999 2 IYAR 5759/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War - civilians
    Total names on memorial: 9
    Served and returned: 9
    Died: 9
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,year died,forename,manner of death
    Order of information: surname,forename,year died
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 300 mm, width 460 mm
    Materials: Metal
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public

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