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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
  • Dedicated
    Date: 08 June 1922
    Attended by: Undefined
  • Unveiled
    Date: 8 June 1922
    Attended by: Reverend A C Staniland of Sudbury
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Lost
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WM Reference
5174

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Current location

Methodist Church
Looms Lane
Bury St Edmunds
St Edmundsbury
Suffolk
IP33 1EB
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 85388 64366
Denomination: Methodist

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Description
Three tablets displayed in vertical line above each other. The top tablet has two names from WW2. The middle tablet has five names from WW1. The bottom tablet has two names from unspecified conflicts.
Inscription
1914-1918 / HONOURED AND GRATEFUL/ MEMORY OF THOSE/ WHO DIED FOR THEIR/ COUNTRY/ (NAMES)/ 1939-1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allenbury, E.j.
Blanchard, Allen
Bulling, Walter C
Honess, Charles H
Maclaren, John A
Norton, Eric
Pechey, W
Pocock, W.w
Sneezum, Marshall H
See details for all 9 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 5
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 5
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: forename, surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 991 mm, width 711 mm
    Materials: Marble - White
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Responsibility
Church Trustees
Reference

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