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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Leicester
Town
Leicester
County
Leicestershire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War - civilians
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
50807
Current location

Inner south aisle,
Leicester Cathedral
Peacock Lane
Leicester
Leicester
Leicestershire
LEI 5DE
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 58481 04444
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Wall mounted, landscape orientated metal plaque with raised inscription lettering & raised decorative foliated border. Laurel wreath surmounted by a circular motif, all in relief, set at centre of top border.
Inscription
THIS TABLET IS DEDICATED TO THE MEMORY / OF THE MEMBERS OF THE LEICESTER CORPS / ST. JOHN AMBULANCE BRIGADE WHO DIED / IN THE SERVICE OF THEIR COUNTRY WHILST / TENDING THE SICK AND WOUNDED IN THE / GREAT WAR 1914 -1918 / (13 NAMES) / "PRO UTILITATE HOMINUM".
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Baker, William
Carter, Edgar
Chadwick, Mabel Elizabeth
Dickinson, Thomas William
Foster, Thomas William
Higgens, Arthur Pearce
Holland, John
Johnson, Constance
Lewin, Leonard Arthur
Moore, Frederick
See details for all 13 names
Commemorations
  • First World War - civilians
    Total names on memorial: 13
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 13
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames, service
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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