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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Ipswich
Town
Ipswich
County
Suffolk
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
MR E E Saunders of Ipswich, MR H Munro Cautley
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 11th November 1921
    Attended by: Major General R N R Reade CB CMG
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
4621
Current location

St Margaret's Church
3 Bolton Lane
Ipswich
Ipswich
Suffolk
IP4 2BX
England

OS Grid Ref: TM 16626 44858
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Tablet with a cartouche at centre with a carved wreath surmounted by Royal Coat of Arms. At two sides are names arranged in two columns each side. Dedicatory inscription at centre of cartouche.
Inscription
(Names)/ TO THE/ GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN UNDYING MEMORY/ OF THE MEN OF THIS PARISH/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ FOR THEIR COUNTRY IN/ THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-1918/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Aldous, E S
Aldous, F
Aldous, H W
Aldous, S G
Allen, J D
Alsop, B V
Ashford, H
Ashman, A S
Babbage, H E
Baker, J
See details for all 227 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 115
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 115
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname
    Order of information: Alphabetically by surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 1524mm, width 2439mm
    Materials: Stone - Portland
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST MARGARET
  • Grade I
  • 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
Reference
  • Account of unveiling in East Anglian Daily Times 12 Nov 21

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