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Memorial details

Memorial type
Triptych
District
Babergh
Town
Glemsford
County
Suffolk
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
F J Lindley
Ceremony

  • Date: 1 November 1923
    Attended by: Sir Courtney Warner
  • Date: 14 November 1993
    Attended by: Rev A Mason (Rector)
  • Date: 1 November 1923
    Attended by: Rev W Banks-Williams (Rector of Glemsford)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
4428
Current location

Roadside of Main Street just north of Primary School
Tye Green
Glemsford
Babergh
Suffolk
CO10 7RH
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 82717 47972
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Latin Cross on triptich
Inscription
(Block centre) THESE MEN/GAVE THEIR LIVES/FOR THEIR COUNTRY/ 91919-1918) / THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE/(NAMES) (Block Right (NAMES) (Block Left) (NAMES) (Column) ALSO OF/THOSE WHO/FELL IN THE/WAR/1939-1945 (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allwright, E
Bradnam, G
Brewster, C
Brewster, W
Brown, A
Brown, B A
Brown, E W
Brown, G F
Brown, G S
Byford, J W
See details for all 48 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 36
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 36
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forname initials
    Order of information: Alphabetical
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 11
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 11
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename initials
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: depth 584, height 3048mm, width 1270
    Materials: Stone - Portland
Listing information
Condition
History
Restored at cost OF £5000 (1993) Cost partly borne by PPC
Costs

Comments: 1939-1945 names added between May and september 1949 by F J Lindley of Sudbury for £11.6.10. Restored at a cost of £5000 in 1993. cost partly borne bt Babergh District Council and Glemsford Parish Council

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private
Details: Land given free by W G Fenn1939 -1945 names added
Responsibility
PCC

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