A Poppy
A Poppy

Memorials & Monuments
on the Isle of Wight
- Ventnor -
- 40 Royal Marine Commando memorial -

Location

In Ventnor Winter Gardens, Ventnor, Isle of Wight
 
See map on www.streetmap.co.uk
 
IWM War Memorials Archive Record

Not yet recorded by the War Memorials Archive
 
Historic England Listing Status

The property is not Listed.

Description

A plaque commemorating the relationship between the members of 40 RM Commando (1942-46) Association and the people of Ventnor. Probably erected in the 1990s.
Inscription


PRESENTED BY THE MEMBERS OF
40 ROYAL MARINES COMMANDO
(1942-46) ASSOCIATION
TO THE PEOPLE OF VENTNOR
AS A TOKEN OF THE FRIENDSHIP
THAT HAS LASTED OVER 50 YEARS
SINCE THE MEN OF
40 ROYAL MARINES COMMANDO
WERE BILLETED IN THE TOWN
IN 1942-43 DURING WORLD WAR 2


 
Thanks to Janet Griffin for information on this Memorial


 
 

 
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