Memorial Oak Plaque

Production date
1914-1918
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Description
A rectangular wooden plaque painted white with black lettering. Associated with the memorial oaks scheme commemorating local soldiers who died during World War One.

The Memorial Oaks Committee put wooden crosses up before the concrete ones were chosen as more robust.

"Pvte W Dempsey // Killed in France // 1917"
Production date
1914-1918
Production period
Collection type
Media/materials
Wood
Measurements
334mm long x 140mm wide
Accession number
03/0089
System ID
1213
Current Rights
Culture Waitaki Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International licence
Organisation Credit Line
Collection of the Waitaki Museum. Id 1213

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