Plaque

Object Number: 
INV.240
Date: 
1950
Medium: 
Bronze, wood
Dimensions: 
Overall: 20 x 15 x 1 1/4 in. ( 50.8 x 38.1 x 3.2 cm )
Marks: 
in relief: on large rectangular plate at top of obverse: "IN MEMORY OF / THE MEN OF PACKARD / WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES / IN WORLD WAR II / PRESENTED BY THE CLASS BY FEBRUARY 1950" in relief: on small rectangular plates: "JULIAN HOWARD BURGESS, JR. / '40"; "R
Description: 
Memorial plaque in the form of a shield-shaped wooden board with bronze shield-breasted eagle mounted above a large rectangular bronze plate inscribed to "the men of Packard who gave their lives in World War II" and eight smaller rectangular plates with the names of individual soldiers.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group