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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
St Edmundsbury
Town
Bury St Edmunds
County
Suffolk
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
Miss Megaw of the Bury St Edmunds School of Art (Writer)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 23 June 1920
    Attended by: Canon W T Farmiloe
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
5162

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Current location

St Johns Church
St Johns St
Bury St Edmunds
St Edmundsbury
Suffolk
IP33 1JT
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 85278 64672
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Framed paper under glass cover with Latin cross at head of inscription.
Inscription
1914 ST JOHNS PARISH BURY ST EDMUNDS 1918/ ALL WHOM THIS SCROLL COMMEMORATE WERE/ NUMBERED AMONG THOSE WHO AT THE CAL OF/ KING AND COUNTRY LEFT ALL THAT WAS DEAR TO/ THEM ENDURED HARDNESS, FACED DANGER, AND/ FINALLY PASSED OUT OF THE SIGHT OF MEN BY THE/ PATH OF DUTY AND SELF-SACRIFICE, GIVING UP THEIR/ OWN LIVES THAT OTHERS MIGHT LIVE IN FREEDOM./ LET THOSE WHO COME AFTER SEE TO IT/ THAT THEIR NAMES BE NOT FORGOTTEN/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, Ernest Geoffrey
Alford, Charles William
Allen, Frederick
Ashton, Frank
Ashton, William
Bailey, Frederick Norman
Bailey, William
Banham, Walter Henry
Barber, Bertram
Barnard, Walter
See details for all 119 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 119
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 119
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Forenames, surname
    Order of information: Alphabetically
Components
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: height 711 mm, width 559 mm
    Materials: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Site: £8-6-0

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Responsibility
St John's PCC
Reference
  • Bury and Norwich Post, 25 June 1920 - Account of unveiling

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