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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Fenland
Town
Benwick
County
Cambridgeshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 1920
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Lost
WM Reference
3553
Current location

Benwick Methodist Chapel
High St
Benwick
Fenland
Cambridgeshire
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 341 903
Denomination: Methodist

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Previous locations
  • St Marys Church
    Benwick
    Fenland
    Cambridgeshire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Church of England
Description
Scroll of white card in glazed wooden frame
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN/ AFFECTIONATE REMEMBRANCE OF THE MEN/ ASSOCIATED WITH THIS PARISH WHO MADE/ THE SUPREME SACRIFICE IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-1918/ (Names)/ "THEY SHALL GROW NOT OLD, AS WE THAT ARE LEFT GROW OLD,/ AGE SHALL NOT WEARY THEM, NOR THE YEARS CONDEMN./ AT THE GOING DOWN OF THE SUN, AND IN THE MORNING/ WE WILL REMEMBER THEM"/ 1939-1945/ (Name)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ambrose, Samuel
Anderson, William
Ashton, Cecil
Bedford, Arthur
Bird, Fred
Bishop, J T
Blunt, Ellis
Bullen, Harry
Denton, Charles
Edwards, John W
See details for all 45 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 44
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 44
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: height 870MM, width 600MM
    Materials: Paper
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Reference
  • BAK 98

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