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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Tower Hamlets
Town
Tower Hill
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
57216
Current location

In a showcase in the Museum.
Royal Regiment of Fusiliers HQ
Tower Of London
Tower Hill
Tower Hamlets
Greater London
EC3N 4AB
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 324 813
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • The Great Synagogue
    Dukes Place
    Aldgate
    City Of London
    Greater London
    EC3
    England

    OS Grid Ref: TQ 334 813
    Denomination: Jewish
Description
Bronze plate mounted on an oak board. Formerly affixed to Colours of the Jewish Battalion, Royal Fusiliers.
Inscription
THE COLOURS OF/ THE 38TH. (JEWISH BATTALION)/ THE ROYAL FUSILIERS/ WHO FOUGHT UNDER/ THE BRITISH FLAG FOR/ REDEMPTION OF/ THE HOLY LAND IN THE/ GREAT WAR 5674 - 9 1914 - 8/ (In English and Hebrew)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak
  • Flag
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Unknown
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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