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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Poole
Town
Poole
County
Dorset
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
51587
Current location

Wall mounted in enquiry office
Mail Centre
Witney Road
Poole
Poole
Dorset
BH17 0AA
England

OS Grid Ref: SZ 01936 94118
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Post Office
    Wellington Road
    Bournemouth
    Bournemouth
    Dorset
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Engraved brass nowy-headed Roll of Honour in glazed oak case. Inscription in black capitals with first letter of each word in red.
Inscription
ROLL OF HONOUR/ 1914-1918/ THE FOLLOWING MEMBERS OF THE BOURNEMOUTH POST OFFICE STAFF/ WERE ENGAGED IN THE NAVAL, AIR AND MILITARY FORCES OF/ H M THE KING IN THE DEFENCE OF THEIR COUNTRY/ IN THE GREAT WAR/ (NAMES)/ THE NAMES UNDERLINED ARE THOSE WHO MADE THE SUPREME SACRIFICE
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abbott, B
Adams, F H
Adams, L S
Aish, H C
Arnold, E J
Ash, Aac
Balake, W R
Barnes, H
Bartlett, C J
Bartlett, E F
See details for all 290 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 290
    Served and returned: 264
    Died: 26
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: height 980MM, width 590MM
    Materials: Wood
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Royal Mail
Reference

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