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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Suffolk Coastal
Town
Saxmundham
County
Suffolk
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945), First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 13 May 1923
    Attended by: Maj-Gen Sir Ronald Lane KCB; KCVO
  • Faculty Granted
    Date: 20 October 1947
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
5387
Current location

St Johns the Baptist Church
St Johns Road
Saxmundham
Suffolk Coastal
Suffolk
IP17 1BQ
England

OS Grid Ref: TM 38900 62938
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
TWO PLAQUES MARBLE SHELF BELOW; CROSS ABOVE
Inscription
TO THE GLORIOUS MEMORY OF/ THE MEN OF THIS PARISH/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR COUNTRY/ IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918/ (Names) TO THE HONOURED MEMORY OF THE MEN OF/ THIS PARISH WHO FELL IN THE WAR 1939-1945/ (Names)/ THEIR GLORY SHALL NOT BE BLOTTED OUT
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abbott, W
Backhouse, H E
Balls, H L
Batley, E A
Cady, S G
Chapman, A
Cooper, B C
Cooper, C G
Cooper, S B
Cordle, A E
See details for all 40 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 13
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 13
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: Undefined
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 40
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 40
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 1016mm, width 1244mm
    Materials: Marble - White
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 508mm, width 762mm
    Materials: Marble - White
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
PCC
Reference
  • Account of unveiling in East Anglian Daily Times 15 May 1923.

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