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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
St Edmundsbury
Town
Euston
County
Suffolk
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945), First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 10 Jan 1920
    Attended by: Duke of Grafton
  • Dedicated
    Date: 10 January 1920
    Attended by: Rev. V.C.A. Fitzhugh, Rector of Euston
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
5186

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Current location

The Nunnery (village green)
The Village Green
Thetford Road
Euston
St Edmundsbury
Suffolk
IP24 2QH
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 89865 79093
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Celtic cross on two stepped base.
Inscription
IN GLORIOUS/AND NEVER ENDING MEMORY/OF THE MEN OF THIS PARISH/WHO SO BRAVELY FOUGHT AND FELL/FOR THEIR COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR/1914-1919/(Names)/ 1939-1945/(Names)//
Inscription legible?
no
Names on memorial
Alecock, Albert
Balaam, Albert
Beeton, Henry
Bennett, William
Blacker, Eric
Davey, Bertie
Fitzroy, Edward
Fitzroy, Viscount Ipswich, William
Foreman, Alfred
Page, William
See details for all 10 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Forename, surname
    Order of information: Undefined
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 10
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 10
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Rank
    Order of information: Rank, forename, surname
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: depth 132mm, height 3352mm, width 132mm
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • Euston War Memorial
  • 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
Responsibility
Parish Council
Reference
  • Bury & Norwich Post, 16 Jan 1920

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