United Kingdom National Inventory of War Memorials
  The Imperial War Museum

LONDON REGT 19TH BATTN

Our Ref: 2817

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Photos

London Regt 19th Battn, (© Duncan Sutherland) London Regt 19th Battn, (© Duncan Sutherland)

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Address

St Pancras Church
Euston Rd
Bloomsbury
GREATER LONDON
England
NW1 2BA
 
Type: Board/Plaque/Tablet
Other Location Details:

Orignally erected in the Drill Hall of the 19th London Regt , 76 High St Camden NW1

OS Map Ref: TQ 298 826

Inscription

IN GLORIOUS MEMORY OF THE MEMBERS OF THE/19TH LONDON REGIMENT WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/IN THE GREAT WAR/

Plaque, vestibule door: IN THIS VESTIBULE/ IS THE WAR MEMORIAL OF THE/ 19TH LONDON ST PANCRAS REGIMENT/ SHOWING THE NAMES OF THE MEN/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-1918

Components

ComponentMaterial(s)HeightWidthDepthCondition
Board WOOD - OAK       Good
PLAQUE         Good

Physical Description

LARGE POLISHED OAK BOARD

THE MEMORIAL IS EXECUTED IN FUMED AND POLISHED OAK WITH CARVED BADGES OF THE REGIMENT AT THE TOP AND 17 BATTLE HONOURS INCISED AND PAINTED ON THE SIX RAISED PANELS AT THE FOOT. THERE IS ALSO A RECTANGULAR PLAQUE ON THE EXTERNAL DOOR OF THE VESTIBULE.

Wars Commemorated & People Remembered

War First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 1069
Served & Returned 0
Died 1069
Is this an exact count? Yes, an exact count
How are the names ordered? Not known
What information is listed on the memorial? surname
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?

Maintenance History:

Ceremonies

Date: 22ND MARCH 1924
RolePerformed By
Unveiled MAJ GEN SIR W THWAITES

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
John Daymond & Son Designer

References

Co-ordinator's Comments:

Comments: The memorial is the focal point of a commemorative service every 11th November 1100.
Photographs: 2
Other Documents: None
Form / Letter: O
Negatives: No
Drawings / Plans: No
Minutes: No
OrganisationIdWebsite
Departments WM 28533