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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Undefined
Town
Martlesham Heath
County
Suffolk
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 14th October 1921
    Attended by: Unknown
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
11489
Current location

Suffolk Constabulary Headquarters
Portal Avenue
Martlesham Heath
Suffolk
IP5 3QS
England

OS Grid Ref: TM 24198 45972
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
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    Suffolk Constabulary
    Civic Drive
    Ipswich
    Ipswich
    Suffolk
    IP1 2AW
    England

    OS Grid Ref: TM 15940 44519
    Denomination: Undefined
  • Old Police Station
    Town Hall
    Ipswich

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Brass plaque with a simple engraved string border, within an oak frame that has dentil moulding and a broken pediment.
Inscription
ERECTED BY THE MEMBERS OF THE/ IPSWICH BOROUGH POLICE FORCE/ TO THE MEMORY OF THEIR LATE COMRADES/ WHO MADE THE EXTREME SACRIFICE IN THE/ GREAT WAR 1914-1919/ (NAMES)/ SEPTEMBER 1921
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Catchpole, Harry
Chapman, George
Crisp, George
See details for all 3 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 3
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 3
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Police rank, surname, forename
    Order of information: Alphabetically by surname
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 560mm, width 710mm
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Corporate
Responsibility
Suffolk Constabulary

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