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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Mid Suffolk
Town
Worlingworth
County
Suffolk
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945), Second World War - civilians
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 26 September 1920
    Attended by: Col. Lord Hanniker Rt. Hon
  • Dedicated
    Date: 26 September 1920
    Attended by: Undefined
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
4897
Current location

St Mary's Church
Church Street
Worlingworth
Mid Suffolk
Suffolk
IP13 7NT
England

OS Grid Ref: TM 23359 68643
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Celtic cross on a stepped base. Inscribed lettering picked out in black.
Inscription
6 o'clock face: TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN MEMORY OF THOSE OF THIS PARISH/ WHO FELL IN THE WAR/ 1914-1919/ (Names) 12 o'clock face: (Names) 3 o'clock face: 1939-1945/ IN MEMORIAM/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abbott, J A
Baldry, A W
Beecroft, William Victor
Blaxall, William James
Chapman, John
Chapman, Westley Charles
Chapman, William
Clarke, James Ray
Clarke, Sydney
Clarke, William Selby
See details for all 26 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 20
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 20
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename, rank, regiment
    Order of information: By rank and then by surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 5
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 5
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, rank, regiment
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War - civilians
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: depth 1425mm, height c3658mm, width 1397mm
    Materials: Stone - Blue Pennant
Listing information
  • Worlingworth War Memorial
  • 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
Reference
  • Suffolk Chronicle & Mercury, 1st October 1920

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