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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Forest Heath
Town
Newmarket
County
Suffolk
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 21 November 1918
    Attended by: Ven. G Hodges; Rev C R Farnsworth
  • Rededicated
    Date: 1920
    Attended by: Unknown
  • Dedicated
    Date: 21 November 1918
    Attended by: Ven. G Hodges; Rev C R Farnsworth
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
4544
Current location

St Philip and St Etheldreda's Church
B1103 Exning Road
Newmarket
Forest Heath
Suffolk
CB8 7JG
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 63770 64155
Denomination: Church of England

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Previous locations
  • St Philip's Church
    St Philip's Road
    Newmarket
    Forest Heath
    Suffolk
    England

    OS Grid Ref: TL 635 641
    Denomination: Church of England
Description
Roll of Honour mounted on a wooden board. The board is supported by two corbels and has two carved columns, one on each side. It has inscriptions in high relief and carved.
Inscription
PARISH OF EXNING/ CHURCH OF ST. PHILIP/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN GRATEFUL REMEMBRANCE/ OF THE MEN OF THIS DISTRICT/ WHO FOUGHT, SUFFERED AND DIED/ FOR THE VINDICATION OF BRITAIN'S/ WORD IN THE GREAT EUROPEAN/ 1914 WAR 1919/ "WE BESEECH YOU BRETHREN TO/ ESTEEM THEM VERY HIGHLY IN/ LOVE FOR THEIR WORK SAKE."/ I THESS V 12. 13/ (Names)/ DIED ON ACTIVE SERVICE/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Aley, Frank
Bailey, Walter John
Balls, Albert Edward
Bowman, Percy William
Butcher, Sidney
Challice, Harry James
Chambers, Henry
Chenery, Ernest Cecil
Clow, Bert Turner
Clow, Harry Robert
See details for all 29 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 262
    Served and returned: 233
    Died: 29
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Surname, forenames
    Order of information: Alphabetically by surname, separately for the fallen and for the served
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: depth 67mm, height 1524mm, width 813mm
    Materials: Wood
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Paper
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Site: £10

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Responsibility
PCC
Reference

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