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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Kensington And Chelsea
Town
Chelsea
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 29 Mar 1920
    Attended by: W T B Young, Postmaster
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
72557
Current location

Wall mounted in staff welfare area
53a
Delivery Office
Nine Elms Lane
Chelsea
Kensington And Chelsea
Greater London
SW8 5BB
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 29674 77434
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Marble Tablet in ?wooden? frame, with the royal coat of arms at the top
Inscription
1914 Chelsea Postal Roll of Honour 1918. Unveiled By W.T.B. Young Esq. Postmaster S.W. District March 29th 1920 C.Rutland Sc/[names]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allen, R A
Ashby, A L
Bailey, C
Baker, H L
Barrick, H G
Beaven, C
Bell, E
Bells, F S
Bennett, C
Benning, E J
See details for all 95 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 95
    Served and returned: 85
    Died: 10
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames, decorations, manner of death
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
  • 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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