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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Newbury
Town
Hungerford
County
Berkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
G Gamburn of Hungerford
Ceremony
  • Presented
    Date: Unknown
    Attended by: J W Alexander, Constable of Hungerford from 1914-1919
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
7801
Current location

Hungerford Town Hall
High St
Hungerford
Newbury
Berkshire
RG17 0NF
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 33764 68535
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Two framed and glazed Roll of Honour. Cresent moon and star flanked by two shields positioned top centre of upper Roll of Honour and crescent moon with star and Union Jack flag in background on lower Roll of Honour. Decorative border in red, white, blue, and gold colours.
Inscription
TO THE HONOUR OF THOSE WHO FELL AND IN COMMEMORATION OF THEIR PATRIOTISM, THEIR COURAGE, THEIR NOBLE SELF SACRIFICE/ (Names)/ WAR DECLARED AUG 4TH 1914 PEACE PROCLAIMED JAN 10TH 1920 ARMISTICE SIGNED NOV 11TH 1918/ 1914 HUNGERFORD AND THE GREAT WAR TO THE HONOUR OF THOSE WHO SERVED OFFICERS AND MEN HOME AND FOREIGN SERVICE/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Admans, A
Admans, N
Admans, O
Alexander, D
Allan, W F
Alright, S W
Amor, H
Andrews, E
Andrews, E J
Andrews, E T
See details for all 587 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 587
    Served and returned: 512
    Died: 75
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, surname, rank, year of death, regiment, place of death
    Order of information: Year of death
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: height 1219 mm, width 1524 mm
    Materials: Wood
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: height 1219 mm, width 1524 mm
    Materials: Paper
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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