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Highgate Camp Highgate Camp & Dawbarn Young

Plaque: Highgate Camp
War Memorial


This tablet is erected in proud memory of members of Highgate Camp who gave their lives in the Great War.
{This is followed by 2 columns of names in alphabetical order, 14 names in total. Click on the Subjects Commemorated for the names.}

We understand that at least 13 of these names are also on the memorial cross at the United Reform Church.

Site: Highgate Camp & Dawbarn Young (2 memorials)

N6, Swains Lane, 107

The two plaques are inside the porch facing each other. The one to J. Dawbarn Young himself, facing north, seems better protected from the weather.

This roofed gate structure is known as a lich (or lych) gate and is normally found at the entry to churchyards where it was used during funerals as a temporary shelter for the bier.

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This section lists the subjects commemorated on the memorial on this page:
Highgate Camp

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World War 1

We'd always assumed that this war was known as the Great War until WW2 came a...

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Highgate Camp

A youth camp started in the Highgate Congregational Church's Sunday School by...

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This section lists the other memorials at the same location as the memorial on this page:
Highgate Camp

Information Also at this site

J. Dawbarn Young

This gate was erected by his family to the loved memory of Lieut-Commander J....

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