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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Great Yarmouth
Town
Martham
County
Norfolk
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
19939
Current location

In the churchyard in front of the church
St Mary the Virgin Church
Black Street
Martham
Great Yarmouth
Norfolk
NR29 4PR
England

OS Grid Ref: TG 45488 18411
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Small octagonal wheel cross on tall pillar with a square plinth and four stepped base. WW1 inscriptions on plinth, WW2 inscriptions on top two steps.
Inscription
Plinth - 12 o'clock face: TO THE GLORY OF GOD / THE GIVER OF VICTORY / AND / IN MEMORY OF / THOSE OF THIS PARISH / WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR US / IN THE GREAT WAR / 1914 - 1919 / Plinth - other three faces: (NAMES) / Top step - 12 o'clock face: AND IN THE WORLD WAR / 1939 - 1945 / 2nd step - three faces: (NAMES) //
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allen, Frederick
Bracey, William
Brown, Arthur
Brunson, Frederick
Brunson, John
Dyball, Leslie
Dyball, Lewis
Futter, Robert
Garman, Blanche
Garman, Harry
See details for all 41 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 41
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 41
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 10
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 10
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: depth 3600MM, height 4800MM, width 3600MM
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • Martham War Memorial, Churchyard of St Mary the Virgin
  • 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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