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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)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 4th February 1921
    Attended by: G J Hinnell - Captain of the school
  • Dedicated
    Date: 4th February 1921
    Attended by: Venerable G Hodges - Archdeacon of Sudbury
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
5176

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Current location

Saint James VA Middle School
The Vinefields
Bury St Edmunds
St Edmundsbury
Suffolk
IP33 1YF
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 86028 64146
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Bury Grammer School
    Bury St Edmunds
    St Edmundsbury
    Suffolk
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Bath stone tablet with school arms at the top
Inscription
IN GRATEFUL/ MEMORY OF THE/ OLD BOYS/ WHO FELL IN/ THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)/ SEE YE TO IT THAT THESE SHALL NOT HAVE DIED IN VAIN
Inscription legible?
no
Names on memorial
Adams, Ernest G
Ainley, Kendrick E D
Birch, C J
Bowling, Edwyn R
Callaway, Robert F
Callis, William C
Chandler, William R
Cousens, Reginald J
Croudace, H
Day, Francis T
See details for all 32 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 32
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 32
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: forename, surname
    Order of information: as above
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 711 mm, width 1219 mm
    Materials: Stone - Bath
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Memorial: £308 14s 3d

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public

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