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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
City Of Westminster
Town
Westminster
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
80526
Current location

In Reception
Department of Education HQ
Sanctuary Buildings
Great Smith St
Westminster
City Of Westminster
Greater London
SW1P 3BT
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 29903 79337
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Black marble tablets with gilded incised inscriptions. Upper, WW1 tablet only bears names
Inscription
Upper tablet: TO THE MEMBERS OF THE STAFF / OF THE BOARD OF EDUCATION / WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918 / (Names) / "THEY SHALL NOT GROW OLD / AS WE THAT ARE LEFT GROW OLD" Lower tablet: IN MEMORY ALSO OF / 49 MEMBERS OF STAFF / KILLED BY ENEMY ACTION / IN THE 1939-1945 WAR
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 86
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 86
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, initials
    Order of information: Alphabetically by surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
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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