Conflict : WW1
Memorial : Springfield Brewery Roll of Honour now at the Black Country Museum
Served in the Great War. Additional information on the Roll of Service: Sergt
No 5 Cottage, Nine Elms Lane, Wolverhampton
Edwin Amor, head, age 30, Cooperage Labourer Brewery, born Burton on Trent, Staffordshire
Georgina Amor, wife, age 22, married 2 years, 2 children, both still living, born Wolverhampton, Staffordshire
Ina Amor, daughter, age 3, born Birmingham, Warwickshire
Edna Amor, daughter, age 10 months, born Wolverhampton, Staffordshire
Arthur Vincentine, nephew, age 4, born Birmingham, Warwickshire
The birth of Edwin Amor is registered in the March Quarter 1881 under the Burton Registration District. The death of Edwin Amor, age 79, is registered in the December Quarter 1960 under the St Austell Registration District.
Inscription on the monument:
THIS MONUMENT WAS ERECTED IN 1923
AT THE SPRINGFIELD BREWERY OF
WILLIAM BUTLER & CO, WOLVERHAMPTON
AS A MEMORIAL TO THOSE EMPLOYEES WHO
SERVED AND FELL IN THE FIRST WORLD WAR.
A SECOND WORLD WAR ROLL OF HONOUR
WAS ADDED IN 1949.
IT WAS MOVED TO
THE TERRITORIAL ARMY CENTRE
AT FALLINGS PARK, WOLVERHAMPTON IN 1997.
THIS MONUMENT WAS RELOCATED
TO ITS PRESENT SITE AT THE MUSEUM
WITH THE KIND ASSISTANCE OF THE
FOURTH BATTALION OF THE MERCIAN REGIMENT
THE WEST MIDLANDS RESERVE FORCES
AND CADETS ASSOCIATION.
REDEDICATED ON THE 27TH MARCH 2010