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Queen Mary entering KG DOCKOur outdoor visit to Minstead Church in 2011 image Will TempleWarrior who after service on the front in WWI became a Southampton Police Horse. Image by kind permission Bitterne Local History SocietySouthampton CenotaphJohn Melody Town Crier at Tudor Revels 2012 image Arthur Jeffery

On Sunday 27th October 2013, a dedication service was held at St Michael and All Angels church led by the Rev Tim Daykin in the presence of the deputy lord lieutenant of Hampshire and the mayor and mayoress of Southampton and 250 guests.

Rev Tim Daykin greeting guests for the service. Image Arthur Jeffery The congregation at the dedication service in St Michael and All Angels. Image Arthur Jeffery The Deputy Lord Lieutenant of Hampshire and the Mayor of Southampton speaking to veterans and families. Image Arthur Jeffery
On a very windy afternoon the plaque was unveiled at Town Quay Park. Image Arthur Jeffery
image by Arthur Jeffery
The congrgation left St Michael's Church for nearby Town Quay Park for the unveilling ceremony. Image Arthur Jeffery
he Repatriation Memorial at Town Quay Park. Image Arthur Jeffery
Outdoor visit to Minstead Church image courtesy Will Temple Outdoor visit on a Guy Arab open top busTug tender Calshot in preservation