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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Waveney
Town
Blundeston
County
Suffolk
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945), First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
4948
Current location

St Mary the Virgin Church
Church Road
Blundeston
Waveney
Suffolk
NR32 5AX
England

OS Grid Ref: TM 51343 97237
Denomination: Anglican

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Description
Two boards, World War II board hanging underneath World War I board British Legion crest above
Inscription
Top centre British Legion Badge with inscription either side: MEN OF THIS PARISH/WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/IN THE GREAT WAR/1914-1918/R.I.P./(Names in two columns) IN THE WORLD WAR/1939-1945/(Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Aldred, C W
Aldred, W G
Coleby, A H
Daniels, A W
Dennant, A.g.
Edwards, I
Ewelves, J W
Fox, C H
Gillings, C
Gillings, S
See details for all 37 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 7
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 7
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials
    Order of information: surname, initials
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 30
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 30
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials
    Order of information: surname, initials
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 584.2mm, width 381mm
    Materials: Wood
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 203.2mm, width 381mm
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
PCC

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