United Kingdom National Inventory of War Memorials
 The Imperial War Museum

WOMEN WAR WORKERS VAD MEMORIAL

Our Ref: 11112

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Address

HARROW COTTAGE HOSPITAL
ROXETH HILL
ROXETH
GREATER LONDON
England
 
Type:Board/Plaque/Tablet
OS Map Ref:TQ 150 860

Inscription

THIS TABLET COMMEMORATES THE/ SELF-DENIAL AND DEVOTION OF/ THE NURSES AND MEMBERS OF THE/ VOLUNTARY AID DETACHMENT/ WHO MINISTERED TO OUR/ WOUNDED IN THE BUTTS AND/ IN THIS HOSPITAL DURING THE/ GREAT WAR 1914-1919

Components

ComponentMaterial(s)HeightWidthDepthCondition
PLAQUEBRONZE38CM60CM1CMGood

Physical Description

BRONZE PLAQUE WITH RELIEF OF NURSE OF LEFT SIDE.

TOP OF TABLET IS SCROLL WITH BADGES OF ST JOHN AMBULANCE & BRITISH RED CROSS & VAD LETTERS

Wars Commemorated & People Remembered

WarFirst World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial:0
Served & Returned0
Died0
Is this an exact count?Not known
How are the names ordered?Not known
What information is listed on the memorial?None
Do we hold a list of names on the memorial?No

Maintenance

Are the letters difficult to read?No
Who is responsible for the memorial?

HARROW HEALTH AUTHORITY

Maintenance History:

HOSPITAL POSSIBLY AT RISK FROM CLOSURE

Ceremonies

Date:17 MAR 1920
RolePerformed By
UnveiledLADY HILLINGDON

Sponsorships

Sponsorship Type:None
Did this include a trust or scholarship?No
Did this include a roll of honour?NOT APPLICABLE
Cost of Site:Not known
Cost of Memorial:Not known
Comments on Costs:

Craftsmen

NameOccupation
H H Martyn and Co.Sculptor
WALTER HENRY GILBERTArchitect

References

Co-ordinator's Comments:

Comments: 
Photographs:2
Other Documents:None
Form / Letter:F
Negatives:No
Drawings / Plans:No
Minutes:No
OrganisationIdWebsite
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