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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Suffolk Coastal
Town
Campsea Ashe
County
Suffolk
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 25 May 1920
    Attended by: Bishop of St Edmundsbury and Ipswich
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
5451
Current location

St John the Baptist Church
Off B1078
Campsea Ashe
Suffolk Coastal
Suffolk
IP13 0PU
England

OS Grid Ref: TM 32988 55911
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Latin cross on hexagonal two stepped block with Sword of sacrifice on tapered shaft set in grassed area enclosed by hedging
Inscription
Top Step: TO THE GLORY OF GOD /AND IN MEMORY OF THE / MEN OF CAMPSEA ASHE / WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES / FOR THEIR COUNTRY / 1914-1918 Base: (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Andrews, A J
Baldry, B C
Benham, F C
Collings, A
Cory, C W
Culling, F G
Glanfield, G
Gray, E J
Ling, A
May, R C
See details for all 17 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 17
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 17
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,regiment,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: height 62" base, width 62" base
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
History
C 2000: Lichen is starting to cover the base and lettering 2016: Base and lettering has been cleaned
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • East Anglia Daily Times - 27 May 1920 - Account of unveiling

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