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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Waveney
Town
South Elmham St Margaret
County
Suffolk
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
5058
Current location

St Margaret's Church
The Street
South Elmham St Margaret
Waveney
Suffolk
IP20 0PJ
England

OS Grid Ref: TM 31413 83970
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Tablet
Inscription
R.I.P/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN LOVING/ MEMORY OF/(NAMES)/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR COUNTRY/DURING THE WAR 1914-1918/ "GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS THAT/ A MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS"/1939-1945/(NAMES)/
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Aldrich, Edward
Burgess, James
Gall, Hiram F
Harper, Stanley
Lord, Harry E R
Newson, Robert
Penny, William
Sillett, Sidney K
See details for all 8 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 7
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 7
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank,year died,regiment,forename
    Order of information: forename, surname, rank, regiment, age, date of death
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: forename, surname, rank, regiment, age, date of death
    Order of information: as above
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 686 mm, width 889 mm
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
PCC

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