Unveiling of Home Guard memorial, Mitcham

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Partial / Incomplete Date c.1962
Area Mitcham
Picture Reference Mit_​War_​11-1
Original Format Photo
Notes / History Unveiling of Home Guard memorial at Tower Creameries by Col. Barber, Deputy Lieutenant of Surrey, in 1962.

The plaque, at the newly rebuilt creamery, commemorates 15 members of "B" Company, 57th Surrey Home Guard (Mitcham) killed when a German parachute mine hit the old creamery building near Mitcham Common in 1941.

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