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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Cambridge
Town
Cambridge
County
Cambridgeshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Spanish Civil War - civilians
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 15 May 2005
    Attended by: Professor Eric Hawkins and Maria Luisa Toole
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
65794

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Current location

1 Salisbury Villas
Station Rd
Cambridge
Cambridge
Cambridgeshire
CB1 2JF
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 45955 57337
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Circular plaque headed by armorial device (Jesus College?).
Inscription
From January 1938 to November 1939/ twenty-nine Basque Children, refugees/ from the Spanish Civil War, were/ cared for by local volunteers in/ this house provided by Jesus College
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Spanish Civil War - civilians
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Other
Reference
  • Basque Children of 37 Association UK Newsletter Sep. 2004 p.7; Oct. 2005 p.8 Plaque was unveiled By Professor Eric Hawkins and Maria Luisa Toole.

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