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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Kneeler
District
City Of Westminster
Town
Holborn
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
53576
Current location

In the chancel
St Clement Danes Church
Strand
Holborn
City Of Westminster
Greater London
WC2R 1DH
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 30978 81036
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Dark wooden litany desk with gold carved eagles and anchors on either side and a gold rose on the front, above the gilded inscription.
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF/ GROUP CAPTAIN 'SAILOR' MALAN DSO DFC/ AND OTHER SOUTH AFRICANS WHO FOUGHT/ IN THE RAF IN WORLD WAR TWO/ GIVEN BY AN ENGLISHWOMAN
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Malan, 'sailor'
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Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 1
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, nickname, decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Kneeling desk
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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