SSAFA (Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Families Association)

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Reference WMO266644

Address:

National Memorial Arboretum (RAF Zone)

Croxall Road

Alrewas

Alrewas

England

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Status: On original site
Type: Freestanding
Location: External
Setting: Within a garden/park/churchyard/enclosure/Marketplace
Description: Stone of remembrance
Materials:
  • Stone Stone (any)
Lettering: Incised
Conflicts:
  • Non-Specific Conflict
About the memorial: A light-coloured stone shaped and carved to represent the emblem of SSAFA on a plinth with tapering sides, of the same stone. There is a tablet of black stone inset into the front face of the plinth bearing a commemoration. The memorial rests on a square stone base within a circle of flagstones of the same/similar stone. A further narrow rectangular tablet of black stone, set into the base, bears an inscription relating the memorial's dedication.
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[Plinth tablet]: EST./ 1885/ IN HONOUR OF THE MEN AND WOMEN OF SSAFA/ WHO HAVE SUPPORTED THE ARMED FORCES, VETERANS/ AND THEIR FAMILIES DURING CONFLICT AND PEACETIME. [Base tablet]: THIS MEMORIAL WAS UNVEILED BY HRH PRINCE MICHAEL OF KENT GCVO ON 2ND JUNE 2016

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