Dedication of War Memorial
TRANSCRIPTION; MESSAGE: l. to r. Officer ? Victor Middleton Reding (lived at Mirables). Unknown Rev. K Willis x. Arthur Butt (garage proprietor, antique dealer). Wilfred Haddock (Niton schoolmate). Charles Jacobs (farmer); x Baptist (the Anglican Rector, J. H. Lloyd, refused to attend because a nonconformist was present)
Description(Black and White) This postcard is a photograph of solemn male attendees at a war memorial dedication service, in Niton, Isle of Wight. The card is unposted but written on the back are the names of the deceased and identification of attendees and absentees.
This collection previously belonged to Dominic Hibberd, an English biographer most noted for the biographies of Wilfred Owen and Harold Monro, World War I poets. He collected these postcards for research purposes.
(2011). Dedication of War Memorial. DIGITAL: Cushing Memorial Library and Archives. Available electronically from