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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Suffolk Coastal
Town
Saxmundham
County
Suffolk
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Faculty Granted
    Date: 03 September 1917
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
5389

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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
BRASS PLAQUE WITH BADGE OF SUFFOLK REGT DEPICTED ON IT REGIMENTAL BADGE AT TOP
Inscription
IN LOVING MEMORY OF/ HARRY AKERS ROW/ 2ND LIEUT 4TH BATT SUFFOLK REGIMENT/ BORN MARCH 22ND 1886 KILLED IN ACTION/ AT NEUVE CHAPELLE MARCH 11TH 1915/ ALSO OF JOHN ERIC ROW/ 2ND LIEUT 8TH BATTN SUFFOLK REGIMENT/ BORN JAN 22ND 1891 KILLED NEAR COURCELETTE/ IN THE BATTLE OF THE SOMME OCT 29TH 1916/ SONS OF WILLIAM BENJAMIN AND EMILY ROW OF THIS PARISH
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Row, Harry Akers
Row, John Eric
See details for all 2 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,year died,regiment,place of death,forename,place of birth,age of death,relationships
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 406mm, width 609mm
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private

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