Royal Iris Ferry


There are no available images for this memorial. Help us by submitting one!

Submit a new image

Reference WMO268716

Address:

Imperial War Museum Duxford

Duxford

CB22 4QR

England

Open large map
Edit memorial name, location & address
Status: On subsequent site(s)
Type: Non freestanding
Location: Internal
Setting: Inside a building - public/private
Description: Board/Plaque/ Tablet
Lettering: Raised
Conflicts:
  • 12th Century Wars
About the memorial: Brass plaque displayed on an easel, with badges of the Royal Marines, The Navy and The Marines Light Infantry, and high relief lettering. The Mersey ferryboat Iris was requisitioned for the Zeebrugge Raid as HMS Iris II and renamed Royal Iris afterwards by command of King George V. Her bell in Wallasey Central library is WMO72265.
Edit memorial details
Report this condition update

View more details

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.

Please be aware that a summary of your enquiry, without your contact details, will appear on this page once submitted. This ensures others are aware that an enquiry has been made and can read the response to avoid duplicate enquiries. Information provided by you to us will be used for the purpose of managing the grant enquiry, for further details please read our Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy .

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.

THE OFFICERS & MEN/ WHOSE NAMES APPEAR BELOW/ HAVING VOLUNTEERED FOR THE DARING ENTERPRISE/ DIED IN ACTION/ ON THIS VESSEL AT/ ZEEBRUGGE/ FIGHTING GLORIOUSLY FOR/ KING & COUNTRY/ APRIL 23RD 1918/ ROYAL NAVY/ (Names)/ ROYAL MARINE ARTILLERY/ (Names)/ ROYAL MARINE LIGHT INFANTRY/ (Names)

Information Required

Information Required

Information Required

Information Required

Information Required

Information Required

Information Required