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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Breckland
Town
Thompson Near Watton
County
Norfolk
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
53388
Current location

ST MARTINS CHURCH
Thompson Near Watton
Breckland
Norfolk
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 930 969
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
TALL NARROW WALL MOUNTED TABLETWITH OBTUSE ARCHED TOP MAIN TABLET IS SET INSIDE A FRAME OF STONE WHICH HAS SCALLOPED DECORATIONS AT THE TOP OF THE ARCHED MEMORIAL. INSCRIPTION IS ARRANGED AROUND A SMALL FIVE POINTED STAR CARVED INTO THE MAIN TABLET TOWARDS THE TOP.
Inscription
TO/ THE MEN OF THOMSPON/ WHO SERVED THEIR COUNTRY/ IN THE GREAT WAR/ AND RETURNED HOME/ 1914-1918
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Anderson, W J
Anthony, A W
Baldwin, B
Baldwin, C
Baldwin, P
Betts, C
Blake, H
Blake, R
Blake, W
Brown, A L
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 40
    Served and returned: 40
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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