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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Greenwich
Town
Greenwich
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 16th August 1920
    Attended by: Mr H Filmer, Postmaster of SE London
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
72424

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Current location

Wall mounted in canteen
25
Greenwich and Charlton Delivery Office
Horn Lane
Greenwich
Greenwich
Greater London
SE10 0DP
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 40202 78646
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Postal Sorting Office
    Park Street
    Greenwich
    Greenwich
    Greater London
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Alabaster tablet in a wooden frame. The inscription is contained within a super imposed wreath
Inscription
SERVED IN HIS MAJESTY'S FORCES 1914-1919/(Names)/RIP/(Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Accersberg, W
Bearham, M
Burr, E V
Carter, R F
Chapman, J
Clarke, F C
Colebeck, A F
Dicorbo, D
Errington, J
Essex, H A
See details for all 29 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 29
    Served and returned: 26
    Died: 3
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, initials of forenames
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Alabaster
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Royal Mail
Reference

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