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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Bromley
Town
Beckenham
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War - civilians
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
76530
Current location

Beckenham Fire Station
Beckenham Rd
Beckenham
Bromley
Greater London
BR3 4LR
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 36827 69504
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Oval shaped wall mounted metal plaque bearing the Auxiliary Fire Service Beckenham badge.
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF THIRTY / BECKENHAM AUXILIARY FIREMEN /WHO DIED AS A RESULT OF ENEMY ACTION/ IN 1941 / MARCH 19TH PLAISTOW ROAD, LONDON, E15 / (Names) / APRIL 16TH COURT DOWNS ROAD BECKENHAM, KENT / APRIL 20TH OLD PALACE SCHOOL, BOW, LONDON, E3 / (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War - civilians
    Total names on memorial: 30
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 30
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Rank, firstname, surname, initials
    Order of information: Alphabetically by surname relative to each incident
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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