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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Waveney
Town
Corton
County
Suffolk
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 21 July 1920
    Attended by: Ven. Lisle Carr Archdeacon of Norwich
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
4913
Current location

St. Bartholomew's Church
Church Lane
Corton
Waveney
Suffolk
NR32 5HX
England

OS Grid Ref: TM 53847 98067
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Two wooden boards with a wreath in centre and wording PRO PATRIA
Inscription
LEFT: ROLL OF HONOUR/1914 1918/SAILORS/(Names)/FISHERMEN KILLED BY ENEMY ACTION/(Names)/HE THAT LOSETH HIS LIFE FOR MY SAKE/SHALL FIND IT// RIGHT: SOLDIERS/(Names)/"FAITHFUL UNTO DEATH"/R.I.P.//
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bacon, William Reginald
Blake, Arthur William
Boon, Birkwood George
Buttifant, Robert Cooper
Davies, Kenneth George
Fox, Stanley J
Freeman, Lancelot Leonard
Freeman, Sidney John
High, Charles Edward
Slater, Sidney John
See details for all 14 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 14
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 14
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: forename,surname,age
    Order of information: forename,surname,age
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 1066MM, width 1041MM
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
PCC
Reference
  • East Anglian Daily Times, Account of dedication, 24 July 1920

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