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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Mid Suffolk
Town
Haughley
County
Suffolk
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
Messrs Benfield & Loxley (Builder)
J Crowe (Architect)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 9 March 1920
    Attended by: Brig.Gen Massy Lloyd
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
4764
Current location

The Church of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church
Duke Street
Haughley
Mid Suffolk
Suffolk
IP14 3NR
England

OS Grid Ref: TM 02598 62316
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Greek cross on stepped base. Metal cross in relief on stone cross
Inscription
TOP BLOCK: SIX O'CLOCK THEIR NAME/LIVETH FOR/ EVERMORE MIDDLE BLOCK: FIVE O'CLOCK, SIX O'CLOCK, SEVEN O'CLOCK (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ager, A
Baldry, W
Butterworth, R W
Creagh, H J P
Cutting, N
Denny, C
Elmer, J
Elmer, W H
Goode, W G
Harrison, E D
See details for all 29 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 29
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 29
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames, regiment, decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: depth 406MM, height 2438MM, width 406MM
    Materials: Stone - Clipsham
Listing information
Condition
History
Original memorial was calvary cross on same base
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • East Anglian Daily Times, Account of unveiling, 10 March 1920
  • Carter Postcard Collection

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