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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Nottingham
Town
Nottingham
County
Nottinghamshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
Chris Holmes
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 11-11-2009
    Attended by: Chief Constable Julia Hodson.
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
68029
Current location

Nottinghamshire Police Force HQ
Sherwood Lodge
Nottingham
Nottingham
Nottinghamshire
NG5 8PP
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 57462 50496
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Nottinghamshire County Police Headqaurters
    Shirehall
    High Pavement
    Nottingham
    Nottingham
    Nottinghamshire
    NG1 1HN
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
  • Nottinghamshire Police Training School
    Epperstone Manor
    Epperstone
    Newark and Sherwood
    Nottinghamshire
    NG14 6BJ

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Rectangular brick wall with two smaller protruding walls at right angles, set on a brick base. The back wall has three tablets set into it above a larger tablet with an engraving of a Police badge.
Inscription
Top centre tablet: NOTTINGHAMSHIRE/ CONSTABULARY/ IN MEMORY OF/ OUR COMRADES/ WHO GAVEV THEIR/ LIVES IN THE/ WORLD WARS. Left tablet: 1914 - 1918/ (Names) Right tablet: 1939 - 1945/ (Names)/ AT THE GOING/ DOWN OF THE/ SUN/ AND IN THE/ MORNING/ WE WILL REMEMBER/ THEM. Lower tablet: THIS MEMORIAL WAS MOVED TO THE/ FORCE TRAINING SCHOOL EPPERSTONE UPON CLOSURE OF/ SHIREHALL POLICE STATION 31ST MARCH 1984 -below the inscription there is a crest of the Nottinghamshire Police Service - below which is the inscription - IT WAS RELOCATED TO POLICE HEADQUARTERS AT A SERVICE OF DEDICATION ON 11TH NOVEMBER 2009
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Anstey, Reginald
Armstrong, Sydney G
Asher, George
Bailey, Samuel
Ballard, John G
Bilbie, Claude
Brown, William C
Carter, Charles R
Chapman, George E
Cursley, Charles
See details for all 27 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 21
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 21
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, surname.
    Order of information: Surname.
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 6
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 6
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename.
    Order of information: Surnames.
Components
  • Tablets
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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