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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Belfast
Town
Belfast
County
Antrim
Country
Northern Ireland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
6225
Current location

Inside ticket barrier.
Belfast Central Railway Station
East Bridge Street
Belfast
Belfast
Antrim
BT7 2DS
Northern Ireland

OS Grid Ref: NW 47059 29285
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Great Victoria Street Railway Station (first)
    Belfast
    Belfast
    Antrim
    Northern Ireland

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Nowy-headed plaque with decorated border and company badge at the head. Inscription and names in relief.
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF THE FOLLOWING MEMBERS OF THE STAFF OF THE / GREAT NORTHERN RAILWAY (IRELAND), WHO LAID DOWN THEIR/ LIVES FOR THEIR COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1919/ (Names)/ ALSO THE FOLLOWING WHO MADE THE SUPREME SACRIFICE/IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR/ 1939-1945/(Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, Charles
Anderson, William
Ashfield, Joseph
Bell, Alexander John
Bell, Thomas J
Bond, Walter S
Brown, John
Brown, William
Brown, William J
Carroll, James
See details for all 87 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 87
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 87
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,forename,decorations
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 7
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 7
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Translink (Northern Ireland Railways)
Reference

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