Westminster School - old boys fallen in Crimean War & Indian Rebellion

Westminster School - old boys fallen in Crimean War & Indian Rebellion

SW1, Broad Sanctuary

The inscription was written by the Rev. T. W. Weare, Under-Master of Westminster 1841-1861. Our information comes from Westminster Abbey...

War dead | Other war
22 subjects commemorated, 3 creators
Willesden bus garage WW1 memorial

Willesden bus garage WW1 memorial

NW10, Willesden High Road, Metroline

"No greater honour..etc." is surely a quotation but we cannot source it.

War dead | WW1
56 subjects commemorated, 3 creators
Stoke Newington - civilian war memorial

Stoke Newington - civilian war memorial

N16, Abney Park Cemetery

The 113 names are grouped by the location/date of the bomb: 88 people ("also 9 persons unidentified" at Coronation Avenue on 13 October 1...

Civilian war dead | WW2
115 subjects commemorated, 2 creators
St Nicholas war memorial

St Nicholas war memorial

W4, Church Street, St Nicholas church

The "grant them...." phrase comes from a Roman Catholic prayer.

2 subjects commemorated
St Matthias Stoke Newington war memorial - cross

St Matthias Stoke Newington war memorial - cross

N16, Wordsworth Road, St Matthias Church

This cross is "the crucifix in the church enclosure" referenced by the heading on the plaque attached to the church. The stone plinth is ...

St Mary of Eton - WW1 memorial

St Mary of Eton - WW1 memorial

E9, Eastway

The IWM War Memorials Register has a photo of an undated note saying ".. it would appear that the names are similar to the memorial in Vi...

War dead | WW1, WW2
200 subjects commemorated
St Mary Magdalene Richmond - war memorial

St Mary Magdalene Richmond - war memorial

TW9, Church Walk

This free-standing monument is to the north of the church. From War Memorials Online: "A tall Gothic structure of Barnack ragstone, with ...

2 subjects commemorated
St John the Evangelist Palmers Green - war memorial

St John the Evangelist Palmers Green - war memorial

N13, Bourne Hill, 1

An unusual memorial featuring Christ embracing a wounded soldier. Restored in 2014, but not the names. We cannot transcribe them and we c...

1 subject commemorated, 2 creators
St Barnabas Woodford Green war memorial

St Barnabas Woodford Green war memorial

IG8, Snakes Lane East, St Barnabas Church

In the inscription "they gave their lives" is given as a quotation but its source is not obvious. When we visited, in addition to a few ...

War dead | WW1
61 subjects commemorated, 1 creator
Shoreditch war memorial

Shoreditch war memorial

E2, Austin Street, St Leonard's Church

We searched the garden and could not find the list of names referenced in the inscription.  War Memorials Online has: "Memorial paved ga...

2 subjects commemorated
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