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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Taunton Deane
Town
Taunton
County
Somerset
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 1957
    Attended by: HRH The Princess Margaret
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
68327

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Current location

King's College
South Road
Taunton
Taunton Deane
Somerset
TA1 3LA
England

OS Grid Ref: ST 23582 23830
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Rectangular marble tablet within a wooden frame with a central wooden panel with metal sword fixed to front above the inscription "Resurgemus" in gold lettering. In the drawer behind the wooden panel is a book of remembrance. Flanking the wooden panel are two marble triptychs with names inscribed in each column in gold lettering with the school crest and regimental/service insignia in the central panel of each triptych. Across the top of the tablet is a further inscription.
Inscription
Tablet and Triptychs: ALUREDENSES PRO PATRIA MORTUI MCMXXXIX - MCMXLV/ (Names...) Central panel: RESURGEMUS
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adamson, D G
Alexander, R P
Anscombe, J A
Ashton, G J
Barton, K F F
Bowes-cavanagh, B D
Cadwallader, R J H
Chambers, T F T
Durston, E J
Elliott, M A S
See details for all 64 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 64
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 64
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Initials, surname
    Order of information: Alphabetical by surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble, Wood
  • Book
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
King's College

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