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Plaque 1914-18 Dean Road Boys' School





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Original Location

Dean Road Boys’ School

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Dedication, Creation or Publication date

Unveiled 29th October 1920 by Alderman Hilton, Chairman of the Education Committee.

Memorial Description


Materials used

Brass in oak frame.


Pro Patria. In memory of (Names) Teachers in this school killed in France in the war of 1914-1918.


Newspaper cuttings, photos or archival material

Northern Echo 01/11/1920 reports unveiling.

Shields Daily Gazette 30/10/1920 reports unveiling

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Research acknowledgements

Dorothy Hall; Michael Mulhern

Research In Progress

The names on this memorial are being researched by Peter Hoy. Contact:

Plaque 1914-18 Dean Road Boys' School (S86.105)

SOUTH SHIELDS Dean Road Boys’ School
The layout of this memorial is not known.
The following has been extracted for a newspaper
report and has not been compared with the original
nor with a good photograph.

   Pro Patria
   Jas. L. Kennedy, M.M., L.Cpl. Royal Engineers
   William S. Wylie, Lieut., East Yorks.
   Gordon Bower, L.Cpl. D.L.I.  

   Teachers in this school
   Killed in France
   In the war of 1914-1918
Names S86.105

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