Brighton Borough Police Force WW1 and WW2

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Old Police Cells Museum

Brighton Town Hall

Bartholomew Square




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Status: On subsequent site(s)
Type: Non freestanding
Location: Internal
Setting: Inside a building - public/private
Description: Board/Plaque/ Tablet
  • Timber Timber (any)
Lettering: Painted
  • First World War (1914-1918)
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
About the memorial: Dark polished wooden board, with a carved broken pediment. The Brighton Borough coat of arms is below this, flanked by the painted names of the theatres of war in which officers served. The section beneath has a carved wooden pillar each side, which have stepped tops and bases. At top-centre of the panels between the pillars are painted two crossed Union Flags and a green ribbon bearing the gold-painted words "Roll of Honour". The upper panel relates to World War 1, and records the names of those who died, followed (below a gold-painted line) by the names of those who served. The lower panel relates to World War 2, and bears the gold-painted dedication and names of those who died in that War. (N.B. Aside from a few exceptions, the memorial records only the surnames of the Brighton Police officers who served/died; it doe not include their initials/forenames).
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FRANCE/ SALONICA/ MESOPOTAMIA/ INDIA/ EGYPT/ PALESTINE/ 1914/ ROLL OF HONOUR/ 1918/ MEMBERS OF THE BRIGHTON POLICE FORCE/ WHO SERVED DURING THE GREAT WAR/ R.I.P./ (Names of the 11 fallen men in 4 columns)/ (names of the 90 who served and returned in 4 columns)/ IN MEMORY/ OF THOSE WHO LOST THEIR LIVES/ DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR/ 1939-1945/ (10 Names of whom 4 died on Civilian police service)

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