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    Memorial to W. Wilson and H. Chapman

    ‚ÄčThis memorial tablet was erected by old school friends in memory of two Old Boys, 21-year-old William Benjamin Wilson (BGS 1907-1910) and 20-year-old Herbert Stanley Chapman (BGS 1907-1910), 'who lost their lives in the surf at Southport on 28 December 1912 while attempting to save the lives of others and crowned a happy life with a fair death'. A swimming award was established in their honour.