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HAMMERSMITH WAR MEMORIAL

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The memorial stands on Shepherd's Bush Common, Shepherd's Bush. It takes the form of a winged bronze figure of Peace on a small hemisphere, with a sword in the right hand, pointing downward, and a laurel wreath in the left hand. The whole stands on a Portland stone pedestal. There are no names listed. The memorial was unveiled on 11th November 1922 by General Charles Munro.
Unveiling from an old postcard
INVICTIS PAX
IN MEMORY OF THE
MEN AND WOMEN
OF CHELSEA
WHO GAVE
THEIR LIVES IN
THE GREAT WAR
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AND
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MCMXLV
THEIR LIVES
FOR THEIR COUNTRY
THEIR SOULS TO THEIR GOD

Last updated 4 March, 2014

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