Queen Elizabeth Mercian School

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Reference WMO239273

Address:

Landau Forte Academy QEMS

Ashby Road

Tamworth

B79 8AH

England

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Status: On subsequent site(s)
Type: Non freestanding
Location: Internal
Setting: Inside a building - public/private
Description: Board/Plaque/ Tablet
Materials:
  • Timber Timber (any)
Lettering: Painted
About the memorial: The original was lost during a fire so a replica was made by a secondary school teacher from a photograph of the original. As section of wooden panelling with inscriptions in black painted lettering to show Military Honours awarded in the 1914-1918 war relating to the school.
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MILITARY HONOURS/ 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)/ THE ABOVE WERE ALL EX-PUPILS OF THIS/ SCHOOL WHO FOUGHT DURING THE GREAT WAR./ ALL SURVIVED WITH THE EXCEPTION OF/ SECOND LIEUTENANT BASIL GREEN WHO WAS/ KILLED ON 1ST JULY 1917, AGED 24 YEARS./ REA 1996/ NOT ONE CORNER OF A FOREIGN FIELD/ BUT A SPAN AS WIDE AS EUROPE;/ AN APPEARANCE OF A TITAN'S GRAVE,/ AND A LENGTH THEREOF OF A THOUSAND MILES./ IT CROSSED ALL EUROPE LIKE A MYSTIC ROAD,/ OR AS THE SPIRIT'S PATHWAY LIETH ON THE RIGHT,/ AND I HEARD A VOICE CRYING/ THIS IS THE PATH OF GLORY/ WILFRED OWEN

K. Arnold, H.C Clarke C.L Clarson C Fowler B. Green, F.H. Harrod H.E. Lunn H. Marriott, JP Matthews, G.D. Morton, J.H. Reeves, H.M. Webb and R. Yates

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