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Memorial details

Memorial type
Hospital / Clinic
District
South Bucks
Town
High Wycombe
County
Buckinghamshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
64020
Current location

Wycombe General Hospital
Queen Alexandra Rd
High Wycombe
South Bucks
Buckinghamshire
HP11 2TT
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 864 927
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
General Hospital with bronze plaques with inscriptions in relief.
Inscription
THE HIGH WYCOMBE & DISTRICT / WAR MEMORIAL HOSPITAL / THE GREAT WAR / 1914-1918/ TO THE GLORIOUS MEMORY OF THE / BRAVE MEN WHOSE NAMES ARE HERE / RECORDED WHO A THE CALL OF KING / AND COUNTRY LEFT ALL TAHT WAS / DEAR TO THEM, ENDURED HARDSHIP,/ FACED DANGER AND FINALLY PASSED OUT OF / THE SIGHT OF MEN BY THE PATH OF DUTY / AND SELF-SACRIFICE GIVING UP THEIR OWN / LIVES THAT OTEHRS MIGHT LIVE IN FREEDOM. / AT THE GOING DOWN OF THE SUN AND / IN THE MORNING, WE WILL REMEMBER THEM.
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Hospital
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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