Nurse Edith Cavell
- Flora and Fauna Flora and Fauna (any)
- Flora and Fauna Tree(s)
- Flora and Fauna Grass
- First World War (1914-1918)
Grants to support the repair and conservation of war memorials are available from the charity War Memorials Trust if it has raised funds. Support is focused on war memorials in Very bad or Poor condition or where there is a serious Concern.
Before applying for a grant you should read the advice available on War Memorials Trust`s website. The What we can and cannot fund helpsheet explains what types of work the charity can fund.
If you believe your project is eligible for a grant you should complete the Pre-application enquiry form. You will need to be registered and logged in to complete this.
The Pre-application enquiry form is a series of questions to see if your project is eligible. If it is, you will need to provide further details and submit current colour photographs of the war memorial in either a png, gif, jpg or jpeg format.
You can save your Pre-application enquiry form as you go along. Once submitted War Memorials Trust will respond.
As a charity, War Memorials Trust relies on voluntary donations and every contribution, no matter how large or small, makes a really big difference to our work. Your donation will help protect and conserve war memorials for future generations so please support War Memorials Trust’s work.
2011 Memorial-CAVELL GARDENS/NAMED AFTER NURSE EDITH CAVELL/WHO WAS BORN IN NORFOLK ON 4TH DECEMBER 1865/AND WHO WAS APPOINTED THE FIRST MATRON OF THE/BERKANDAEL MEDICAL INSTITUTE IN BRUSSELS IN 1907/IN AUGUST 1915 HAVING BEEN CHARGED WITH ASSISTING/130 PERSONS TO ESCAPE FROM BELGIUM SHE WAS/COURT MARTIALLED AND CONDEMNED TO DEATH/AND SHOT ON 12TH OCTOBER 1915 2015 memorial- CAVELL GARDENS/Erected in memory of/Nurse Edith Louise Cavell/who was born in Norfolk on 4th December 1865/she was appointed first matron of the/Berkendael Medical Institute in Brussels in 1907. In August 1915 having been charged with assisting 130 persons to escape from Belgium she was court martialled, condemned to death and shot on 12 October 1915.” /“This I would say, standing as I do in view of God and eternity, I realise that patriotism is not enough I must have no hatred or bitterness towards anyone.” [These were her final words]