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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Suffolk Coastal
Town
Woodbridge
County
Suffolk
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
Mr A C Stephenson (Builder)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 7 November 1920
    Attended by: Right Honourable The Earl of Stradbroke
  • Dedicated
    Date: 7 November 1920
    Attended by: Rev FJ. Clarke, Rector of Woodbridge
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
5395
Current location

The Garden of Remembrance
Market Hill
Woodbridge
Suffolk Coastal
Suffolk
IP12 4LP
England

OS Grid Ref: TM 27113 49121
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Latin Cross on octagonal column and three stepped base
Inscription
(Names)/ IN GRATEFUL MEMORY/ OF THE/ 133 WOODBRIDGE MEN/ WHO MADE/ THE SUPREME SACRIFICE/ IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1918/ (Names) (Names)/ 1939 - 1945/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, A E
Adams, A E
Adams, E F
Adams, N J
Airey, A L
Andrews, F J
Bayley, S J
Bickers, Alfred A
Bickers, Allen A
Blake, C A
See details for all 133 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 133
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 133
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 56
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 56
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: height 5700mm, width 1850mm
    Materials: Stone - Weldon
  • Plinth
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
  • Base
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Woodbridge Town Council
Reference
  • AT THE GOING DOWN OF THE SUN: BRITISH FIRST WORLD WAR MEMORIALS by BOORMAN, DEREK 28 Source: Image Library NIWM Published:SESSIONS 1988 YORK
  • East Anglian Daily Times 8TH NOVEMBER 1920
  • Carter Postcard Collection

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