Memorial at Braintree Silk Factory
In January 1920 Lady Warner unveiled a memorial stone in the factory yard to the seven former employees who had fallen in World War One.
Private Arol W Compton killed 23 April 1917
Private Herbert H Watson killed 14 July 1917
Private Frank Beresford killed 11 August 1917
Lieut Geo. H Grimshaw killed 8 July 1918
Private Ernest A Hodson killed 27 September 1918
Private Sidney Turner killed 4 October 1918
Private Walter Godfrey killed 7 October 1918
The memorial was designed by Mr Geo Leonard formerly of Braintree.
An address was given by Sir Frank Warner, head of Braintree Silk factory.