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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Suffolk Coastal
Town
Parham
County
Suffolk
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Faculty Granted
    Date: 13 October 1948
    Attended by:
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
5542
Current location

St. Mary the Virgin Church
Parham
Suffolk Coastal
Suffolk
IP13 9AA
England

OS Grid Ref: TM 30947 60514
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Marble tablet with alabaster border. Ledge below contains a second tablet for WW2 names
Inscription
THANKS BE TO GOD FOR THE / HONOURED MEMORY OF THE MEN / OF PARHAM WHO DIED SERVING / THEIR COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR / ANNO DOMINI 1914-1918 / (NAMES) / TELL YE YOUR CHILDREN OF IT AND LET YOUR CHILDREN TELL THEIR CHILDREN. 1939-1945 / (NAME) / GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS ST JOHN XV 13.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Foster, William
Friend, William
Meadows, William
Nicholls, Albert
Norris, Charles
Roper, William
Shipley, Charles
See details for all 7 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 7
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 7
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 555 mm, width 375 mm
    Materials: Marble - Red, Marble - White
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
PCC

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