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The War Memorial at Junction with School Lane

A Grade II Listed Building in Bushey, Hertfordshire

War Memorial at Junction with School Lane Bushey

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GRADE 2 LISTED-SCULPTED FIGURE OF WOMAN IN MOURNING WITH HEAD BOWED AND SUPPORTED BY LEFT HAND. LAUREL WREATH IN RIGHT HAND. FIGURE CLOTHED IN LOOSE ROBES AND SANDALS. FIGURE STANDS ON PLINTH IN FRONT OF CENOTAPH. "1914" AND "1918" IN RELIEF EITHER SIDE OF FIGURE. INSCRIPTION ON OPPOSITE SIDE OF CENOTAPH TO FIGURE.TO THE/ HONOURED/ MEMORY OF/ MEN WHO WENT FORTH FROM THIS/ PLACE AND FELL IN THE GREAT WAR/ (NAMES) ALSO THOSE WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE WAR OF 1939-1945/ (NAMES)/ TRANQUIL YOU LIE, YOUR KNIGHTLY VIRTUE PROVED/ YOUR MEMORY HALLOWED IN THE LAND YOU LOVED .
Maker SIR WILLIAM REID DICK KCVO RA Unveiled
Date: 17th March 1922
Attended by: FM The Earl of Cavan KP GCB GCMG GCVO GBE

Uploaded by Stephen Danzig
on 11 October 2018

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Photo ID: 217172
Building ID: 101103581

 
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