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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Broadland
Town
Marsham
County
Norfolk
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
19697
Current location

All Saints Church
Church Lane
Marsham
Broadland
Norfolk
NR10 5RB
England

OS Grid Ref: TG 19659 23712
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
A Celtic cross surmounting a two-stepped plinth.
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF THOSE WHO FELL IN BATTLE/ 1914 1918/ (Names)/ 1939 - 1945/ (Names)/ LEST WE FORGET
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abbs, W M
Bull, A H
Claxton, R W
Crawford, E
Grimes, F T
Grix, S T
Lusher, A J
Mayes, V
Medler, E C
Melton, A
See details for all 17 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 17
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 17
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename.
    Order of information: Surname.
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 6
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 6
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename.
    Order of information: Surname.
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: depth 29IN, height 11FT, width 35IN
    Materials: Granite
Listing information
  • Marsham War Memorial
  • Grade II
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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