Memorial plaque; Buckingham Palace; c.1919; 2002_144

Name/Title

Memorial plaque

About this object

A bronze Memorial Plaque given to the family of 31726 Pte. Thomas Cook Sheppard. Accompanying this was a card envelope and letter from Buckingham Palace reading, 'I join with my grateful people in sending you this memorial of a brave life given for others in the Great War. George R.I.'.

Maker

Buckingham Palace

Date Made

c.1919

Place Made

New Zealand

Medium and Materials

bronze

Measurements

12cm diameter

Subject and Association Description

Bronze Memorial Plaque WW1

Credit Line

Mary Garmson Estate

Object Type

plaque

Object number

2002_144

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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