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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Worcester
Town
Worcester
County
Hereford And Worcester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
52089
Current location

WORCESTER CATHEDRAL
College Green
Worcester
Worcester
Hereford And Worcester
WR1 2LH
England

OS Grid Ref: SO 85040 54521
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Nowy headed bronze plaque with inscription in relief. Regimental badge of the Queens Own Worcestershire Hussars is depicted at the top centre of the plaque.
Inscription
(BATTLE HONOURS)/ TO THE GLORIOUS MEMORY OF/ THE OFFICERS, NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICERS AND MEN OF THE/ QUEEN'S OWN WORCESTERSHIRE HUSSARS WHO LAID DOWN THEIR/ LIVES AT THE CALL OF KING AND COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR, 1914 - 1918./ (NAMES)/ AND ALL THOSE, ONCE WORCESTERSHIRE YEOMEN, WHO LOST THEIR LIVES/ SERVING WITH OTHER UNTIS./ (NAMES)/ "THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, F
Aherne, R H
Albright, M C
Allen, T F
Andrews, O J
Astley, S
Bagnall, J E
Baker, C
Baker, F
Baker, T H
See details for all 209 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 234
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 234
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,decorations
    Order of information: rank,surname,decorations
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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