Derbyshire War Memorials
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Memorial Title

T Rawlings

Summary
Derbyshire War Memorials: a description of a war memorial picture commemorating Tom Rawlings at Allestree, Derby.
Images
Memorial Click on a thumbnail to see a larger image.
Further images may be available on request.
Locations
Last known location:
Allestree Club
39 Cornhill
Allestree
Derby
Nearest postcode:
DE22 2FS

NGR:
SK 34512 39780
(From online digital mapping.)
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Location details:
The memorial is wall-mounted on the north wall of the function room. The building was formerly known as The Royal British Legion (Allestree) Club.
Type
Overall type: Picture.


Overall condition: Fair. The memorial is cared for.


Description:

A framed and glazed picture of a military badge. The badge is of the Sherwood Foresters, Notts and Derbys Regiment and is embroidered in red, green, white and gold threads on a black fabric backing. It is mounted in a glazed wooden frame which also contains a caption in black calligraphy with rubricated initials.

Glossary
Components:

Component Material Height Width Depth Condition
Picture Fabric c300 c300 - Fair
Frame (including caption) Wood, card, glass c400 c400 c20 Fair
Dimensions in millimetres ±5mm unless stated otherwise.
Inscription
Presented to The Royal British Legion, Allestree Branch,
In memory of our Fellow Legionary - Tom Rawlings.
An appreciation to his Regiment.
Conflicts and people named:
Conflict Unspecified Totals
Action Unspecified
Number died 0 0
Number served and returned 1 1
Total names 1 1
Administration
Custodian: Presumed to be the Royal British Legion, Allestree Branch.

Local authorities:
From WW2: Allestree Parish Council; Belper Rural District Council; Derbyshire County Council
From 1968: Derby County Borough Council (Derby Corporation) (Unparished)
From 1974 to 1997: Derby District (later Borough and from 1977 City) Council and Derbyshire County Council.
From 1997: The unitary authority has been Derby City Council.
History
14th April, 2014: The memorial was surveyed by Roy Branson. It was in fair condition and cared for.
References
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