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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Derby
Town
Derby
County
Derbyshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 6 February 1922
    Attended by: Mr G Shires JP
Lost
Lost
WM Reference
63547
Previous locations
  • In the entrance hall of the building that was on the southeast corner of the junction of Friar Gate and Stafford Street.
    Portland Club (Demolished)
    103 Friar Gate
    Derby
    Derby
    Derbyshire
    DE1 1XB
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SK 347 363
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
A brass plaque of unknown form.
Inscription
To the memory of two members of the Portland Club killed in the great war, 1914-1918. (Names) (Line spacing and lettering style not known.)
Inscription legible?
no
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Condition
History
1960s?: No 103 and the adjacent Unitarian Chapel demolished and the site redeveloped for an office block called Roman House.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Derby Daily Telegraph 3/ 7 February 1922 Report of unveiling ceremony.

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