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Memorial details

Memorial type
Obelisk
District
St Edmundsbury
Town
Stoke By Clare
County
Suffolk
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 23 January 1921
    Attended by: Field Marshal Sir William r Robertson Bt GCB GCMG KCVO DSO
  • Dedicated
    Date: 23 January 1921
    Attended by: Bishop of St Edmundsbury and Ipswich
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
5271
Current location

Lower Green
The Street
Stoke By Clare
St Edmundsbury
Suffolk
CO10 8RL
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 74089 43338
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Obelisk set on a square plinth, two steps, and a base.
Inscription
Obelisk: TO THE/ MEMORY/OF THE MEN/ OF STOKE/ WHO FELL IN/ THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-1919 Plinth: (Names) 3o'clock face: ALSO SERVED (Names) 9o'clock face: ALSO SERVED (Names)/ NAVY (Names Step: 1939-1945/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Aylen, H
Barber, We
Bareham, Walter
Bean, Gw
Bean, L
Beavis, Bertie
Beavis, P
Bishop, C
Bishop, W
Blyth, E
See details for all 108 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 107
    Served and returned: 80
    Died: 27
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,forename,decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 3
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 3
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Obelisk
    Measurements: depth 1778mm, height 3048mm, width 1778mm
    Materials: Stone - Portland
  • Plinth
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Portland
  • Steps
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Portland
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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