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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Nottingham
Town
Nottingham
County
Nottinghamshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
Mr E M Betts
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 02-07-1950
    Attended by: Duke of Portland, Rev. W.D. Willat Vicar of Edwalton.
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
68001
Current location

Nottinham High School
Waverley Mount
Nottingham
Nottingham
Nottinghamshire
NG7 4ED
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 56561 40919
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Square board with four blue medallions, one in each corner, and an inscribed roll of honour on panelling below.
Inscription
IN MEMORY/ OF THE/ OLD BOYS OF THIS SCHOOL/ ABOUT 100 IN NUMBER/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ FOR THEIR COUNTRY/ 1939 - 1945/ LAUDA FINEM. (Trans: Praise to the end.)
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
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
Yes
Purpose: Endowment of scholarships
Sponsorship
Public
Details: Donations, subscriptions, covenants.
Reference
  • A History of Nottingham School 1513-1953. Adam w. Thomas MA PhD. Nottingham Guardian.

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