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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Torbay
Town
Torquay
County
Devon
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: December 1975
    Attended by: RELATIVES/FRIENDS OF THE FALLEN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
52237
Current location

Palace Hotel
Babbacombe Road
Torquay
Torbay
Devon
TQ1 3TG
England

OS Grid Ref: SX 93237 64691
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
PLAIN RECTANGULAR METAL PLAQUE MOUNTED ONTO A WOODEN BACKBOARD. BADGE OF THE RAF ASSOCIATION IS DEPICTED T THE TOP CENTRE OF THE PLAQUE
Inscription
THIS TABLET WAS ERECTED BY/ THE LOCAL BRANCH OF/ THE ROYAL AIR FORCES ASSOCIATION/ TO COMMEMORATE/ THE USE OF THIS BUILDING/ AS AN R.A.F. OFFICERS HOSPITAL/ UNTIL BOMBED ON THE 25HT OCTOBER/ 1942.
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Other

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