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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)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
4586
Current location

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

OS Grid Ref: TL 64118 63417
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Brass plaque with red inlaid cross positioned at top centre and regimental badge at bottom centre.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF ALMIGHTY GOD/ AND IN LOVING MEMORY OF/ PRIVATE ALBERT EDWARDS/ 9TH ROYAL FUSILIERS/ WHO DIED OF WOUNDS IN FRANCE/ AUGUST 9TH 1918 AGED 19/ DUTY NOBLY DONE
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Edwards, Albert
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Forename, surname, rank, year of death, regiment, place of death, manner of death, age at death
    Order of information: No order
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 210 mm, width 254 mm
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST MARY
  • Grade II*
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
St Marys Church PCC

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