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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
St Edmundsbury
Town
Bury St Edmunds
County
Suffolk
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 08 April 1920
    Attended by: unknown
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
5173

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Current location

Baptist Church
Garland St
Bury St Edmunds
St Edmundsbury
Suffolk
IP33 1EZ
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 85431 64440
Denomination: Baptist

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Description
Two plaques, mounted and glazed as one memorial
Inscription
IN LOVING MEMORY OF/ THE / YOUNG MEN ASSSOCIATED WITH/ THIS CHURCH AND ITS VILLAGE/ STATIONS WHO YIELDED THEIR LIVES/ FOR OUR COUNTRY'S CAUSE DURING/ THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918/ (NAMES)/ BE THOU FAITHFUL UNTO DEATH AND I WILL GIVE THEE A/ CROWN OF LIVE / REV.11.10/ 1939-1945 (NAME)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bishop, H H
Broad, F J
Bumpstead, A
Bumpstead, H
Chapman, R E
Clarke, H W
Cook, E A
Cropley, W
Edmonds, H J
Feakes, F H
See details for all 23 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 23
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 23
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: height 965 mm, width 711 mm
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
  • BAPTIST CHAPEL
  • Grade II
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Account of unveiling; Bury and Norwich Post 9 April 1920

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