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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Ipswich
Town
Ipswich
County
Suffolk
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
J A Sherman
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
4639
Current location

Entrance off Colchester Road
Ipswich Crematorium
Cemetery La
Ipswich
Ipswich
Suffolk
IP4 2TQ
England

OS Grid Ref: TM 17621 45915
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Red brick two-storey building with ashlar dressings and a copper dome. Main facade has central projecting curved portico with slender stone columns supporting a flat roof. Inside there is a series of marble lined rooms and a foyer with memorial tablets to those who died in the war.
Inscription
THESE MEMBERS OF HIS MAJESTY'S FORCES/ DIED IN THE SERVICE OF THEIR COUNTRY/ (Names)/ 1939-1945
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abi Dal, Limbu
Aldred, J W
Bootiman, C E
Catchpole, C R
Chawan, Laxuman
Coe, E C
Cresswell, J R
Davies, J C
Downes, D J L
Dudhane, Shamrao
See details for all 30 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 30
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 30
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename, rank, regiment, decorations, date of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 1423mm, width 1931mm
    Materials: Stone, Wood
  • Memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brick, Copper, Stone - Ashlar
Listing information
  • OLD AND NEW CEMETERY, IPSWICH
  • 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
Commonwealth War Graves Commission

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