previous
next
  • Use this image under non-commercial licence

    This image was created and shared by: Doug Ireland

    The image is free to reuse for non-commercial purposes under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. By downloading any images or embedding any media, you agree to the terms and conditions of the IWM Non Commercial Licence, including your use of the attribution statement specified by IWM. For this item, that is: © Doug Ireland (WMR-5307)

    Embed
    HTML: BBCode:

Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Suffolk Coastal
Town
Falkenham
County
Suffolk
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 24 Oct 1920
    Attended by: Major General Sir Arthur Money
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
5307

Support the IWM War Memorial Register

Donate with Just Giving

Since 1988 IWM's War Memorials Register has been creating a national register of UK war memorials and the names of the individuals they commemorate. IWM needs your support to ensure that we can add to and maintain our these important records.

Current location

St Ethelbert Church
Lower Falkenham Road
Falkenham
Suffolk Coastal
Suffolk
IP10 0QY
England

OS Grid Ref: TM 29324 39042
Denomination: Church of England

View location on Google Maps
Description
Celtic cross with wreath on carved plinth and stepped base.
Inscription
6 o' clock: TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN MEMORY OF/ THE MEN OF FALKENHAM/ WHO DIED FOR/ KING AND COUNTRY/ 1914-1918/ MAY THEY REST IN PEACE 9 o' clock: (Names) 12 o' clock: (Names) 3 o' clock: (Names)
Inscription legible?
no
Names on memorial
Barham, J W
Boulter, A E
Croxon, W E
Eade, J M
Farthing, A J
Kirk, W E
Pipe, C
Posford, B A
Rush, T
Stopher, A
See details for all 12 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 12
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 12
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Rank, surname, regiment
    Order of information: Rank
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: depth 635 mm, height 2743 mm, width 900 mm
    Materials: Stone - Portland
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
PCC
Reference
  • East Anglian Daily Times, 26 October 1920

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.

This information is made available under a Creative Commons BY-NC licence.

This means you may reuse it for non-commercial purposes only and must attribute it to us using the following statement:

© WMR-5307

For queries, please contact [email protected]