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Memorial details

Memorial type
Allegory (eg: Victory)
District
Slough
Town
Slough
County
Berkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
SIR WILLIAM REID DICK KCVO RA
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 11 Nov 1949
    Attended by: LIEUT-COL J N HORLICK OBE MC
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
7839
Current location

Horlicks Factory Gardens
Stoke Poges Lane
Slough
Slough
Berkshire
SL1 3NW
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 97235 81097
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Statue of a women in silent grief set on a square plinth, two steps and a round base.
Inscription
6O'clock face: LEST WE/ FORGET/ LEST WE/ FORGET. 9 O'clock face: SECOND WORLD WAR/ (Names) 12 O'clock face: FIRST WORLD WAR/ (Names) 3O'clock face: SECOND WORLD WAR/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Blay, S
Horlick, G N
Keen, A
Morton, A V
Swaine, H
Turton, A
Wilson, D W
See details for all 7 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 7
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 7
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 18
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 18
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,forename,decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Base
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Purbeck
  • Figure
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
  • Plinth
    Measurements: height 4M, width 1M
    Materials: Unknown
Listing information
  • Horlicks War Memorial, Slough
  • Grade II
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
HORLICKS LTD

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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