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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Suffolk Coastal
Town
Framlingham
County
Suffolk
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
Harold Ridley Hooper ARIBA (Architect)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
5496
Current location

Church of St Michael the Archangel
Church Street
Framlingham
Suffolk Coastal
Suffolk
IP13 9BJ
England

OS Grid Ref: TM 28545 63506
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Octagonal Latin Cross on block and two stepped base. Carved relief of Sword of Sacrifice on shaft.
Inscription
6 o'clock: ERECTED BY/ THE PARISH OF FRAMLINGHAM/ IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF HER CHILDREN /WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN/THE GREAT WARS/ 3 o'clock1939-1945/ (Names)/ GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS/ 9 o'clock: 1914-1918/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Aldous, T T
Banthorpe, P
Barker, D
Bonney, H P
Brabbing, L M
Bridges, C E
Brunger, R
Calvert, A H
Carley, S N
Catchpole, W
See details for all 68 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 68
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 68
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, rank, decorations
    Order of information: Surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 23
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 23
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, rank
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: depth 2000 mm, height 20ft, width 2000 mm
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • Framlingham War Memorial
  • Grade II
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
History
Originally inscribed: ERECTED BY/ THE PARISH OF FRAMLINGHAM/ IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF HER SONS/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN/ THE GREAT WAR
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Carter Postcard Collection

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