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Memorial details

Memorial type
Stone of remembrance
District
Eastleigh
Town
Hamble-le-Rice
County
Hampshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: September 2015
    Attended by:
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
74233
Current location

Priory Church of St Andrew the Apostle
High Street Hamble -le-Rice
Hamble-le-Rice
Eastleigh
Hampshire
SO31 4JF
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 48111 06818
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Light grey composite stone wall with shallow base , inset are five black slate panels with centre top the title " TRAINING SHIP MERCURY", either side of this the ships badge ie a figure of Mercury , and below are two panels , one for WW1 the other for WW2 listing the names of those who died , all lettering and symbols incised and coloured gold
Inscription
TRAINING SHIP MERCURY /WORLD WAR 1 1914-1918/names /WORLD WAR II 1939-1945/names/
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Baggs, R G
Bailey, A D
Balchin, S R
Barnes, L H
Beavis, G H
Berryman-edwards, R
Bradford, J
Bratley, J W
Brockbank, J W
Brookes-ball, J
See details for all 102 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 51
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 51
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: initials/surname,
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 51
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 51
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: initials,surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Wall
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone, Slate
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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© WMR-74233

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