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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Reredos or screen
District
Ipswich
Town
Ipswich
County
Suffolk
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
20296
Current location

St Mary at the Elms Church
Elm Street
Ipswich
Ipswich
Suffolk
IP1 2AA
England

OS Grid Ref: TM 16059 44539
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Wood Reredos with dedicatory brass plaque
Inscription
THIS REREDOS IS ERECTED TO THE / GLORY OF GOD AND IN LOVING MEMORY OF / FLYING OFFICER PAUL BERNARD PICKERSGILL, RAF / A SERVER IN THIS CHURCH, WHO GAVE HIS / LIFE IN GREECE, 7TH DECEMBER, 1940 / AGED 21
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,year died,regiment,place of death,forename,age of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 6IN, width 13IN
    Materials: Brass
  • Reredos
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
PCC

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