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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Reredos or screen
District
Forest Heath
Town
Newmarket
County
Suffolk
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
Rev H.B Young (Rector of St Mary's)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 14 August 1921
    Attended by: COL. Henry Fortescue
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
4581
Current location

St Marys Church
Church Ln
Newmarket
Forest Heath
Suffolk
CB8 0HP
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 64117 63411
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Carved wooden screen between two pillars. Entrance in centre. Shield with (Names) on left and right hand side of screen. Two wooden carved figures on left and right hand side of screen both 482 mm high, left hand-St George holding spear and shield standing on dragon. Right hand- Joan of Arc, standard in right hand with words 'Joan the Maid', and helmet in left hand. Elaborate wooden carving on screen.
Inscription
ROLL OF HONOUR 1914-1918 OFFICERS (Names) OTHER RANKS (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Archer, Charles Edward
Argent, Walter
Arnold, William
Banks, George
Banks, George
Banks, John
Barrett, William Lewis
Bell, Victor
Bishop, Charles Henry
Blake, Alfred
See details for all 89 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 57
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 57
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,forename,decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • First World War memorial
    Measurements: height 2743mm, width 2438mm
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
PCC
Reference
  • 20 August, Bury New Press, Account of unveiling

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