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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Croydon
Town
Woodside
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 26th October 1921
    Attended by: MAYOR OF CROYDON
  • Dedicated
    Date: 26th October 1921
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
804
Current location

West wall of former boy's school assembly hall.
Woodside Junior School
Morland Road
Woodside
Croydon
Greater London
CR0 6HF
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 34147 66882
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Rectangular brass plaque with a badge of the School at the top and WW1 dates either side. The lettering is in red and black with red incised lines separating the five columns of names.
Inscription
1914-1918/IN PROUD AND LOVING MEMORY OF/TEACHERS AND SCHOLARS WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE/GREAT WAR/FOR FREEDOM AND HONOUR/
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, A
Babbage, J C
Bailey, G
Bailey, H
Barker, H G
Barker, W
Barker, W A
Belcher, H
Benham, A
Botting, W
See details for all 57 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 57
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 57
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Surname
    Order of information: Surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 48Omm, width 840mm
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
St Giles Cathedral
Reference
  • S21

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