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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Kensington And Chelsea
Town
London
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
62989
Previous locations
  • In 2012 the premises are Boots the Chemist.
    254 Earls Court Rd
    London
    Kensington And Chelsea
    Greater London
    SW5 9AD
    England

    OS Grid Ref: TQ 254 786
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Rectangular plaque with raised foliate border and inscription in relief. Names are listed at centre in a single column.
Inscription
THESE MEN/ OF/ THE BROMPTON & KENSINGTON/ ELECTRICITY SUPPLY CO. LTD./ AND THE BROMPTON & KENSINGTON/ ACCESSORIES CO. LTD./ GAVE THEIR LIVES IN/ THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 1919/ (Names)/ "Let those who come after them/ see to it that their names/ be not forgotten"
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 13
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 13
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Condition
History
2012:Stolen, but recovered.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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