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Memorial details

Memorial type
Hospital / Clinic
District
Camden
Town
Holborn, St Giles
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
82316
Current location

60
Freemasons' Hall
Great Queen Street
Holborn
St Giles
Camden
Greater London
WC2B 5AZ
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 30470 81243
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Freemasons Hospital and Nursing Home
    Fulham Rd
    Chelsea
    Kensington And Chelsea
    Greater London
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Ward equipment at the Freemasons Hospital and Nursing Home, for which only the dedicatory stoneware tablet in wooden frame survives, with explanatory caption.
Inscription
Tablet: THE EQUIPMENT OF THIS WARD WAS PRESENTED / BY THE BRITISH FREEMASONS WHO WERE / INTERNED IN RUHLEBEN, GERMANY, DURING THE GREAT / WAR, 1914 TO 1918, AS A TOKEN OF THEIR DEEP / GRATITUDE TO THE CRAFT FOR THE FRATERNAL / HELP AND RELIEF EXTENDED TO THEM DURING/ THAT PERIOD OF CAPTIVITY AND DISTRESS:/ AND IN MEMORY OF THEIR FELLOW PRISONERS, / (Names) / TO WHOM DEATH BROUGHT RELEASE. / PERCY C HULL R.D.G.O. ENG: Caption: THIS MURAL TABLET / WAS REMOVED FROM THE FREEMASONS HOSPITAL & NURSING HOME / IN FULHAM ROAD, CHELSEA / WHERE IT WAS ERECTED SHORTLY AFTER THE WAR / IN THE CIRCUMSTANCES MENTIONED ON THE TABLET ITSELF. / THE BOARD OF MANAGEMENT OF THE / ROYAL MASONIC HOSPITAL / DIRECTED THA IT SHOULD BE PRESERVED IN THE NEW HOSPITAL / AS A NOTABLE INDICATION OF MASONIC GOODWILL
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Cordiner, A
Fryatt, C
Russell, E
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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