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Memorial details

Memorial type
Chapel or Church: Restoration or extension
District
South Norfolk
Town
East Carleton
County
Norfolk
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
19991
Current location

St Mary's Church
Rectory Road
East Carleton
South Norfolk
Norfolk
NR14 8HT
England

OS Grid Ref: TG 17986 02063
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Porch with dedicatory tablet with at top a shield bearinga red Lion Rampant with gold band above the incised inscription.
Inscription
IN LOVING MEMORY OF/ JOHN HENRY STEWARD/ MAJOR 3RD BATTN. NORFOLK REGT/ OF EAST CARLETON MANOR/ LORD OF THE MANOR AND/ PATRON OF THIS LIVING, AND/ A JUSTICE OF THE PEACE FOR/ THE COUNTY OF NORFOLK/ WHO DIED IN THE GREAT WAR/ MAY 10TH 1915 AGED 51 YEARS/ HIS LIFE FOR HIS COUNTRY/ HIS SOUL TO GOD/ THIS PORCH IS ERECTED BY/ HIS WIDOW AND CHILDREN
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Steward, John Henry
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank, surname, date of death,regiment,forename,age, relationships,occupation,additional
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: depth 100MM, height 1050MM, width 450MM
    Materials: Marble
  • Porch
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brick
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private
Details: Window and family

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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