Naval war memorial unveiled

The unveiling of Portsmouth Naval War Memorial on October 15, 1924
The unveiling of Portsmouth Naval War Memorial on October 15, 1924

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The unveiling of the Portsmouth Naval War Memorial by the Duke of York on October 15, 1924.

The memorial was put up by the Imperial War Graves Commission to commemorate the 9,700 officers and men of the Portsmouth Division who lost their lives in the First World War but had no known burial place.