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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Broadland
Town
Postwick
County
Norfolk
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
19729
Current location

All Saint's Church
Church Road
Postwick
Broadland
Norfolk
NR13 5HJ
England

OS Grid Ref: TG 29608 07830
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
A Celtic cross surmounting a two-tiered plinth base with the dedications written on the sides of the plinth.
Inscription
9 o'clock face: TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN/ MEMORY OF THOSE WHO/ GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR/ THIS COUNTRY IN THE/ GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918 6 o'clock face: (Names)/ 1939 - 1945/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Balderstone, Edmund Augustus
Barker, Stephen Clare
Drewry, George
Edwards, William Bruce
Leggett, Cecil George
Primrose, The Hon Neil James Archibald
Turner, Alfred Oward
See details for all 7 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 7
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 7
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Surname, forename.
    Order of information: Surname.
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 3
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 3
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Surname, forename.
    Order of information: Surname.
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: depth 28IN, height 7FT, width 37IN
    Materials: Granite
Listing information
  • Postwick War Memorial Cross
  • 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

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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