previous
next
  • Use this image under non-commercial licence

    This image was created and shared by: Mark Newton 17 August 2016

    The image is free to reuse for non-commercial purposes under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. By downloading any images or embedding any media, you agree to the terms and conditions of the IWM Non Commercial Licence, including your use of the attribution statement specified by IWM. For this item, that is: © Mark Newton 17 August 2016 (WMR-63211)

    Embed
    HTML: BBCode:
  • Use this image under non-commercial licence

    This image was created and shared by: Mark Newton 17 August 2016

    The image is free to reuse for non-commercial purposes under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. By downloading any images or embedding any media, you agree to the terms and conditions of the IWM Non Commercial Licence, including your use of the attribution statement specified by IWM. For this item, that is: © Mark Newton 17 August 2016 (WMR-63211)

    Embed
    HTML: BBCode:

Memorial details

Memorial type
Seat
District
Gosport
Town
Gosport
County
Hampshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 3 October 2006
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
  • Dedicated
    Date: 3 October 2006
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
63211
Current location

Morrisons Supermarket
7 Walpole Road
Gosport
Gosport
Hampshire
PO12 1NQ
England

OS Grid Ref: SZ6162099877
Denomination: Undefined

View location on Google Maps
Description
Wooden slatted bench supported by cast iron legs/frame. Plaque with dedicatory inscription.
Inscription
This seat is dedicated as a tribute to the men of 215th Battery, 57th HAA (Wessex) Regiment RA TA, and the Wessex Drill Hall which stood on this site. (Exact line spacing unknown)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Seat
    Measurements: depth 600mm, height 900mm, width 2000m
    Materials: Metal, Wood
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Comments: Corporate donation by Morrisons Supermarket

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Corporate
Reference
  • The Gunner p23/ December 2006

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.

This information is made available under a Creative Commons BY-NC licence.

This means you may reuse it for non-commercial purposes only and must attribute it to us using the following statement:

© WMR-63211

For queries, please contact memorials@iwm.org.uk.