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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Forest Heath
Town
Exning
County
Suffolk
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
MR H MUNRO CAUTLEY (Architect)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 19 June 1921
    Attended by: MAJOR SJ ENNION
  • Dedicated
    Date: 19 June 1921
    Attended by: CANON W T FARMILOE
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
4540
Current location

St Agnes Church
A1304 Bury Road
Exning
Forest Heath
Suffolk
CB8 7BT
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 65012 64010
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
WW1 is a nowy headed Brass Plaque with a cross inside a wreath within the head. WW2 is a board with beaded edging.
Inscription
+/1914 1918/TO THE GLORY OF GOD & IN GRATEFUL MEMORY/OF MEN OF THIS PARISH WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/FOR HUMANITY IN THE GREAT WAR./[names]/STILL FOR THEM HIGH SERVICE WAITS THOUGH EARTHS LASR FIGHT IS TOUGH// IN FURTHER REMEMBRANCE OF THE/MEN WHO FELL IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR/[names]/1939/1945
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bond, William Albert
Ennion, Maurice Adney Ellis
Green, William Charles
Halliwell, Robert Frederick
Lambton, John
Manning, Albert G W
Moxon, Hugh Cecil
Osborne, Charles
Rickaby, Frederick W Lester
Taylor, Orton Sidney
See details for all 11 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 5
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 5
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames, regiment
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 6
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 6
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: regiment
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • First World War memorial
    Measurements: depth 22MM, height 566MM, width 885MM
    Materials: Brass
  • Second World War memorial
    Measurements: depth 44MM, height 360MM, width 760MM
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Comments: £45 First World War £81 10S Second World War

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Bury Free Press 25 June 1921

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