A Poppy
A Poppy

Memorials & Monuments
on the Isle of Wight
- Brading : Morton Manor -
- WRNS Memorial -

Location

In the grounds of Morton Manor, Brading, Isle of Wight, PO36.
 
See map on www.streetmap.co.uk
 
IWM War Memorials Archive Record

Link : War Memorials Archive Reference 40745  
 
English Heritage Listing Status

Morton Manor is Grade II Listed. Since the War Memorial is situated within the curtilage of the Manor House, is it assumed that it is included within the Listing.
 
Description and history

A plaque to commemorate the wartime service of members of the Women's Royal Naval Service.

The plaque was unveiled on 12th September 1998.
Memorial

Brading Morton Manor : WRNS memorial unveiling
 

 
Inscription


Dedicated to the Ladies of Brading, who ran
the Morton Manor and W.V.S. canteens for
service men and women in World War II
also to acknowledge the presence of
H.M. Forces on the Isle of Wight, especially the
Womens Royal Naval Service, 1939 - 1945.
Presented by Ex Wren Wireless Telegraphists
of Fort Bembridge, Culver
12th September 1998.


 
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