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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Waveney
Town
Wangford
County
Suffolk
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945), Korean War (1950-1953), First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 14 September 1919
    Attended by: Relatives/Friends of the fallen, Vera Smith, Nancy Smith, G. Aldred
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
4953
Current location

St Peter and St Paul Church
High Street
Wangford
Waveney
Suffolk
NR34 8RR
England

OS Grid Ref: TM 46591 79124
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Celtic Cross on cushion base
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THE/MEN OF WANGFORD AND HENHAM/WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR/1914-1918/(Names)/1939-1945/"THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE"/(Names)/(Name) KOREA 1951//
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Aldred, J
Baker, C F
Baker, P F
Baker, R
Balls, J
Baxter, E J
Brown, A G
Brown, C V
Brown, G H
Bullard, A J
See details for all 29 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 4
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 4
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,regiment,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Korean War (1950-1953)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: regiment,forename, surname
    Order of information: Undefined
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 24
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 24
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,regiment,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: depth 1270MM, height 3050MM, width 1270MM
    Materials: Granite - Cornish
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
PCC

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