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Plymouth Naval Memorial

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, August 4, 2018
1. Plymouth Naval Memorial
( south side )
Inscription.
1914 - 1918 1939 – 1945
In Honour of the Navy and to the Abiding Memory of These Ranks and Ratings
Of This Port Who Laid Down Their Lives in the Defence of the Empire and Have
No Other Grave than the Sea and Their Comrades of Australia South Africa
Newfoundland India Pakistan Ceylon Fiji Gold Coast Hong Kong Kenya
Malaya Nigeria Sierra Leone and Burma Whose Names Are Here Recorded


( east side )
General Actions at Sea
Heligoland 28th August 1914
Coronel 1st November 1914
Falkland Islands 8th December 1914
Dogger Bank 24th January 1915
Jutland 31st May 1916

( north side )
Single Ship Actions
H.M.S. Carmania S.M.S. Cap Trafalgar 14.9.1914
H.M.A.S. Sydney S.M.S. Emden 9.11.1914
H.M.Ships Severn & Mersey S.M.S. Konigsberg 9 & 11.7.1915
H.M.Ships Achilles & Dundee S.M.S. Leopard 10.3.1917
H.M.Ships Swift & Broke German T.B.D.s 21.4.1917

( west side )
Actions with Enemy Land Forces
Belgian Coast
Dardanelles
Tsingtao
Suez-Canal
Zeebrugge
Ostend

( north wall )
1914 – 1918 1939 – 1945
All These Were Honoured in Their Generations
And Were the Glory
Plymouth Naval Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 4, 2018
2. Plymouth Naval Memorial
( east side )
of Their Times

 
Location. 50° 21.934′ N, 4° 8.534′ W. Marker is in Plymouth, England, in Devon County. Marker is at the intersection of Osborne Place and Citadel Road, on the left when traveling south on Osborne Place. Touch for map. Located on the Hoe Promenade. Marker is in this post office area: Plymouth, England PL1 2PU, United Kingdom.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named The Plymouth Naval Memorial (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named The Plymouth Naval Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); National Armada Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Drake Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Plymouth RAF Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Smeaton Lighthouse (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Tribute of Plymouth (about 150 meters away); Frank Bickerton (about 150 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Plymouth.
 
Also see . . .  Commonwealth War Graves Commission - Plymouth Naval Memorial. (Submitted on September 25, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
Categories. War, World IWar, World II
 
Plymouth Naval Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 4, 2018
3. Plymouth Naval Memorial
( north side )
Plymouth Naval Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 4, 2018
4. Plymouth Naval Memorial
( west side )
Plymouth Naval Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 4, 2018
5. Plymouth Naval Memorial
( north wall )
Plymouth Naval Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 4, 2018
6. Plymouth Naval Memorial
Plymouth Naval Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 4, 2018
7. Plymouth Naval Memorial
Around the base of the obelisk are plaques bearing the names of those seamen who died in World War I. The plaques on the lower wall list the names of those who died in World War II.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 17, 2018. This page originally submitted on September 25, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 38 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on September 25, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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