Address: In The Spinney at the southwestern corner of the public access area., Slimbridge Wetland Centre, Newgrounds Lane, Slimbridge, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL2 7BT
OS grid: SO 72219 04777
Summary: A bronze statue of a nude boy, reaching up with one hand as if volunteering, on a tall square stone pedestal with the inscriptions and names incised on the four faces in upright capital roman lettering. An adjacent interpretation board summarises its history.
First World War
Second World War: 1939-1945 (South East Asia 1945-1946)
Full Inscription: "Base of figure: Here am I send me. 6 o'clock face of pedestal: Here am I send me 1914 - 1918 (Names) 9, 12 and 3 o'clock faces of pedestal: 1939 - 1945 (Names)"
Notes: Previous location: West Downs School (Closed), Romsey Road, Winchester.
The interpretation board expains: This Memorial to boys formerly at West Downs School at Winchester who gave their lives in two World Wars is placed here because Sir Peter Scott was a pupil there and his mother was the sculptor. The school has now closed.