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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Suffolk Coastal
Town
Felixstowe
County
Suffolk
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
Mr E E Saunders of Ipswich (Builder)
Mr H Munro Cautley (Architect)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 9 Mar 1920
    Attended by: Colonel The Hon Sidney Peel DSO MP
  • Dedicated
    Date: 9 Mar 1920
    Attended by: Venerable J G R Darling
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Lost
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Current location

St Peter and St Pauls Church
Church Road
Felixstowe
Suffolk Coastal
Suffolk
IP11 9NF
England

OS Grid Ref: TM 31411 35725
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Wall mounted stone cenotaph with Lion & Unicorn Crest with Sword extended below. The cenotaph is supported by corbels with festoon and crowned Victory head.
Inscription
TO THE/GLORY OF GOD/AND IN EVER THANKFUL AND/PROUD REMEMBRANCE OF THE FOLLOWING MEN/OF THIS PARISH WHO GAVE THEIR/LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR/(Names)/1914-1918/"WHEN THE POWER OF THE CITY SHALL SEEM GREAT/TO YOU, CONSIDER THEN THAT IT WAS PURCHASED BY/VALIANT MEN AND BY MEN WHO KNEW THEIR DUTY"/ALSO TO THE MEMORY OF/(Names)/
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Branch, A G
Burrows, T
Butterworth, F M
Butterworth, R W
Butterworth, S W
Durrant, E W
Grimwood, H
Kent, C H
Mason, K R
Mason, W H
See details for all 24 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 24
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 24
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, regiment
    Order of information: Surname
Components
  • Cenotaph
    Measurements: height 2440 mm, width 1066 mm
    Materials: Stone - Portland
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private
Responsibility
PCC
Reference
  • Suffolk Chronicle and Mercury, 26 March 1920

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