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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)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 6 July 1923
    Attended by: Marquess of Lincolnshire, Lord Great Chamberlain, Canon Carnegie, Speaker's Chaplain
  • Dedicated
    Date: 6 July 1923
    Attended by: Marquess of Lincolnshire, Lord Great Chamberlain, Canon Carnegie, Speaker's Chaplain
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
9419
Current location

Grid reference is approximate
in Chnacellor's Court
Chancellor's Court
Palace of Westmisnter
Westminster
City Of Westminster
Greater London
SW1A 0PW
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 30268 79545
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
A rectangular tablet with a curved top and scrolled sides set into the wall. The inscription is in Roman capitals.
Inscription
TO THE EVER GLORIOUS MEMORY/ OF THE UNDERMENTIONED MEN/ EMPLOYED AT THE PALACE OF/ WESTMINSTER WHO FELL WHILST/ SERVING WITH HIS MAJESTY'S/ FORCES IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918/ THIS TABLET IS ERECTED IN GRATITUDE/ BY THE SUBSCRIBERS TO THE/ PARLIAMENTARY WAR MEMORIAL/ (Names... )/ TRANQUIL YOU LIE, YOUR/ KNIGHTLY VIRTUE PROVED
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Hill, F.
Howard, A.
Jones, P.
May, G.
Morris, L.
Perry, F.
Potter, W.
Richardson, J.
Silver, F.
Thornton, E.
See details for all 11 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 11
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 11
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, initial, rank, regiment
    Order of information: Alphabetical by surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Memorial: £30

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Other
Details: Funds left from the Parliamentary War Memorial Committee.
Responsibility
Parliamentary Estates Directorate
Reference

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