NIGEL THOMAS ASSOCIATES was launched in 2004 to support his 30+ years as a military author and a way to connect with military enthusiasts.
The memorial names 1824 men including local man Frederick Gray, who was of the Second Battalion of the Essex regiment recruited from East and West Ham. He was killed at Ypres, Belgium on 2nd May 1915.
Former East Ham Mayor Mr Banks-Martin was the architect of the war memorial in Central Park. It was unveiled in 1921 as a space for contemplation.