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London Borough of Richmond upon Thames in Greater London County, England, United Kingdom
 

Kew Guild War Memorial

 
 
Kew Guild War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 10, 2018
1. Kew Guild War Memorial
Inscription.
To The Glory Of God
And In Honoured Memory
Of The Members Of
The Kew Guild and Staff
Of The Royal Botanic Gdns Kew
Who Gave Their Lives
In The Great War 1914 - 1919


L/Cpl Charles Henry Anderson   London Scottish · Pte Arthur Edwin Baggs   Canadian Seaforth Highlanders · Pte Charles Frederick Ball   Royal Dublin Fusiliers · 2nd Lt John Charles Beswick   Royal Lancaster Regiment · Pte John Mackenzie Campbell   Canadian Beavers Battalion · Gnr James William Clark   R M A · Sgt Sidney George Cobbold   Rifle Brigade · L/Cpl Harry Sidney Cockcroft   Military Foot Police · Pte Ernest Richard Collins   Middlesex Regt · Pte Sidney George Comer   Tank Corps U S A · Sergt John Dear   East Surrey Regt · Capt Charles Leopold Digoy   French Infantry · Rflmn John Divers   Queen Victoria Rifles · Sergt George Douglas   Tank Corps · L/Cpl Arnold Edmund Duley MM   Somerset Light Infantry · Pte Gordon Farries   Argyll Sutherland Highlanders · Pte James Garnett   Wiltshire Regt · Sergt John Giles   Canadian Victoria Fusiliers · Pte Joseph Hayhurst   Border Regt · Sergt Frederick Honey   East Surrey Regt · Seaman John Knowles Jackson   Royal Navy · Pte William Lorimer Joyce   South Wales Borderers · Pte Henry James Longhurst   King’s Royal Rifles · Pioneer Percy Thomas Martin   Royal Engineers · Rflmn
Kew Guild War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 10, 2018
2. Kew Guild War Memorial
Arthur John Meads   Queen’s Westminsters · Pte Walter Henry Morland   Royal Scots · Gnr Frederick T Purssell   R F A · 2nd Lt Munro Briggs Scott   Royal Scots · Gnr Robert Service   Canadian Trench Mortar Bde · Sgt Henry James Smith   East Surrey Regt · Sgt Herbert W L Southgate   Norfolk Regt · Maj John Leonard Veitch MC   Devon Regt · L/Cpl Frank Winderbank   East Surrey Regt · Signr John Nicholls Winn   Civil Service Rifles · Cpl Herbert Martin Woolley   Essex Regt · Pte Albert Wright   Warwckshire Regt

Floreat Kew
1939 — 1945

Fl/Sgt Thomas Watkins Rayment   Royal Air Force · Trooper Eric Egerton Smith   11th Hussars Royal Armoured Corps · Fl/Sgt Reginald Frederick Miles   Royal Air Force · Fl/Sgt William Sidney Hugh Menzies   Royal Air Force · Cpl Cecil George Last M.M.   6th South African Armoured Division · Lieut John Gordon Mayne   Highland Light Infantry (Canada) · Fl/Sgt Frederick George Selby   Royal Air Force · Trooper John Wilfred Sutch   Royal Armoured Corps · Cpl Percy Ernest Thyer   South African Armoured Division · Sgt Gordon Henry Spare   Singapore Defence Volunteer · S/Lieut Georges Henri Larsen   Corps Franc d’Afrique · Capt Edward Herbert Robson   Royal Berkshire Regiment · Sgt John Charles Nauen   Straits Settlements Volunteer Force · Despatch Rider Allan Beard   Middlesex Regiment
 
Location.
Kew Guild War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 10, 2018
3. Kew Guild War Memorial
51° 28.73′ N, 0° 17.451′ W. Marker is in London Borough of Richmond upon Thames, England, in Greater London County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Kew Road and Lichfield Road, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Located in the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Marker is in this post office area: London Borough of Richmond upon Thames, England TW9 3JR, United Kingdom.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Chinese Guardian Lions (a few steps from this marker); Temple of Bellona (about 180 meters away, measured in a direct line); Barbara Everest (about 240 meters away); King William’s Temple (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); The Queen’s Garden (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); Victoria R (approx. 7.8 kilometers away); Elfin Oak (approx. 7.9 kilometers away); Sir Jacob Epstein Sculpture (approx. 8.3 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in London Borough of Richmond upon Thames.
 
Also see . . .
1. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. (Submitted on June 13, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
2. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew on Wikipedia. (Submitted on June 13, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
Categories. War, World IWar, World II
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 13, 2018. This page originally submitted on June 13, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 39 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 13, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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