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Memorial details

Memorial type
Other memorial
District
Torbay
Town
Torbay
County
Devon
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
BERNARD JONES (Designer)
WALTER KEMSLEY (Designer)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 24th April 1952
    Attended by: MAYOR OF TORQUAY
  • Dedicated
    Date: 24th April 1952
    Attended by: Bishop of Exeter
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
51011
Current location

INT HE SCHOOL HALL
Torbay
Torbay
Devon
England

OS Grid Ref: SX 895 655
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
ROSTRUM WITH A GLASS FRONTED CUPBOARD SET INTO THE CENTRE OF IT. A BOOK OF REMEBRANCE BOUND IN RED LEATHER IS CONTAINED WITHIN THE CUPBOARD.
Inscription
BOOK: TORQUAY GRAMMAR SCHOOL/ IN MEMORIAM/ 1939 - 1945
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 136
    Served and returned: 68
    Died: 68
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,year died,manner of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Book
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Leather
  • Second World War memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Unknown
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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