War Memorial

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Later in the war, the Mallowans had to move out of Greenway which was requistioned to accommodate American naval officers. One of them painted a mural on the wall of the library which included portraits of American President, Franklin D. Roosevelt and British Prime Minister Winston Churchill. When Agatha returned to the house she decided to keep the painting as a permanent 'war memorial'.

Written by Mike Holgate

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Title Value
Written by Mike Holgate
Organisation Torbay Library Services
Contributor   Mike Holgate  
Identifier ref 139
Format   colour photograph; 205 mm x 255 mm  
Coverage   Devon. River Dart  
Source   Torbay Library Services  
Subject   Christie. Building. Home  
Type   Image  
Publisher   Torbay Library Services  
Rights   Torbay Library Services  
Keywords Greenway Home Churston