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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
West Lindsey
Town
Brocklesby
County
Lincolnshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 08 December 1922
    Attended by: EARL OF YARBOROUGH
  • Dedicated
    Date: 08 December 1922
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
54244
Current location

Brocklesby Park County Primary School
Brocklesby
West Lindsey
Lincolnshire
England

OS Grid Ref: TA 140 090
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Wall mounted rectangular brass plaque on wooden backboard. There is an engraved decorative border. Names engraved in one column. The initials are in red lettering. At the top of the plaque there is an engraved coronet peirced by a cross.
Inscription
IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF/ OLD SCHOLARS OF/ BROCKLESBY PARK SCHOOL/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918./ (NAMES)/ SECOND WORLD WAR 1939-1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Anderson, Bert R
Bader, Arthur
Baxter, Walter
Bell, Sidney
Cole, Edward F.
Cunnington, Charles
Hepton, John C
Howson, Charles A.
Lefley, George
Parker, Herbert
See details for all 15 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 13
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 13
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Backboard
    Measurements: height 840mm, width 600mm
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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