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Heroic Self Sacrifice Memorial Committee

Heroic Self Sacrifice Memorial Committee

Group  From /1/1904 

Created to oversee the completion of the 'Wall of Heroes' in Postman's Park, members included the vicar and churchwardens of St Botolph's Aldersgate and, we assume, G. F. Watts and Mary Watts at some time. Originally named the Humble Heroes Memorial Committee but renamed at Watts' insistence to remove any class overtones.Minutes Books are held at the London Metropolitan Archives.

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Heroic Self Sacrifice Memorial Committee

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75550

PP - 2E - Ricketts

PC Harold Frank Ricketts, Metropolitan Police, drowned at Teignmouth whilst t...

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75551

PP - 2F - Greenoff

PC Edward George Brown Greenoff, Metropolitan Police. Many lives were saved b...

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75552

PP - 2G - Cook

“High tension” is the same as “high voltage” - dangerously high electrical en...

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75553

PP - 2H - Pumping Works

This plaque was originally erected in 1902 at 3G but Watts incorrectly gave t...

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75560

PP - 3G - Maconoghu

This plaque was created specifically to fill the gap left by the corrected Pu...

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