Goodmayes Junior School Memorial Plaque

Goodmayes Junior School Memorial Plaque. Photo by Pat O'Mara.
Address 
Goodmayes Primary School
Airthrie Road
Goodmayes
Ilford
RDB
IG3 9RW

Two teachers and 34 former pupils of Goodmayes Junior School who died in the First World War are commemorated on a memorial mounted in the main assembly hall of the school. Their names are inscribed on a brass plaque which is set in the centre of an ornate buff marble surround featuring the face of a winged cherub on the supporting mantle and an Essex coat of arms at the apex.

Based on research by Patrick O’Mara

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Biography available.

Name Regiment Year of death
Alex J Mackie Royal Field Artillery 1916
Alfred Vernon Sage London Regiment 1916
Charles William Collins Honourable Artillery Company 1917
Cyril Wellbourne Mears Cambridgeshire Regiment 1917
Douglas Wilfred Gretton London Regiment (Queen Victoria's Rifles) 1916
Ernest George Newill Royal Navy 1916
Frederick W Corry Gloucestershire Regiment 1918
Grenville William Renwick Mercantile Marine 1918
Harold Armstrong Wadham Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve 1918
Harold J Barfield London Regiment (Queen's Westminster Rifles) 1918
Harold John Collin London Regiment (London Rifle Brigade) 1918
Harold Leslie Miller The Queen's (Royal West Surrey Regiment) 1918
Isaac Benson Border Regiment 1917
John B Rose London Regiment (City of London Rifles) 1916
Leonard John Gates Border Regiment 1917
R A Wagstaff Machine Gun Corps 1918
Richard Rogers Australian Light Horse 1917
Robert Dean King's Royal Rifle Corps 1918
Stanley Hammond Wadham King's Royal Rifle Corps 1915
Thomas Leonard Robinson Hampshire Regiment 1916
William Ewart Harrison Honourable Artillery Company 1917