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Sam Alexander Charles Wood & Sam Alexander

Credit for this entry to:
Alan Patient of

Plaque: Sam Alexander
War Memorial

Erection date: 27/3/2012


In loving memory of MNE Sam Alexander MC. Born Hammersmith 1982, died Afghanistan 2011. One of the bravest of the brave, who died for you. Still whispers in your ear: "now, you, be brave too!".

Unveiled by the mayor of Hammersmith and Fulham, Frances Stainton. The quote comes from a poem written by Sam's mother, Serena.

Site: Charles Wood & Sam Alexander (2 memorials)

W6, Hammersmith Bridge, West Handrail

Both plaques are on the handrail on the western side.

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Sam Alexander

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