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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Sandwell
Town
Sandwell
County
West Midlands
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
Local Clergy/Dignitaries (Designer)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 1919
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
52264
Current location

AVERY WEIGH-TRONIX
Foundry La
Sandwell
Sandwell
West Midlands
B66 2LP
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 020 890
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
ROLL OF HONOUR IN A WOODEN FRAME HAND PAINTED DESIGN AROUND THE EDGE OF THE NAMES DEPICTING SOLIDERS IN BATTLE AND REGIMENTAL BADGES
Inscription
IN APPRECIATION OF THOSE OF OURS WHO/ WENT TO THE GREAT WAR AND GAVE THEIR/ ALL, AND TO THOSE WHO SHARED THEIR DANGERS
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Agnew, J
Albury, J A
Allcood, A J
Allen, S R
Atkins, A W
Avery, Sir Eric
Bailey, A
Baker, G E
Baker, J W
Barns, F
See details for all 83 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1091
    Served and returned: 1001
    Died: 90
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: depth 20MM, height 1280MM, width 800MM
    Materials: Wood
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Paper
Listing information
Condition
History
IN THE 1950S THE MEMORIAL HUNG IN THE DRIVE AT THE WORKS IT WAS THEN MOVED TO THE MAIN RECEPTION THIS WAS DUE A CHANGE IN OWNERS OF THE COMPANY
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Corporate

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