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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
Mid Suffolk
Town
Beyton
County
Suffolk
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
Morris Meredith Williams (Architect)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 10 Oct 1948
    Attended by: Bishop of St Edmundsbury and Ipswich
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
4699
Current location

All Saints Church
Church Rd
Beyton
Mid Suffolk
Suffolk
IP30 9AL
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 93371 62770
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Two light window with a soldier, guided by an angel, kneeling in front of Christ. In the upper parts of the windows there are a crucifix associated with the crown of thorns, and a Christ pantocrator associated with a crown.
Inscription
Window: WELL DONE THOU GOOD/ AND FAITHFUL SERVANT Tablet: THIS WINDOW IS DEDICATED TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN MEMORY OF THE MEN OF BEYTON WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ FOR THEIR COUNTRY IN THE WAR 1939-1945,/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Black, Joseph Henry
Brown, Robert John
Farebrother, Harcourt
Gorle, Michael John Vaughan
Green, Albert Edward
Purkiss, Alfred Raymond
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Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 6
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 6
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Rank, forenames, surname, regiment
    Order of information: Surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 175 mm, width 725 mm
    Materials: Stone
  • Window
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stained Glass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
PCC

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