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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Suffolk Coastal
Town
Peasenhall
County
Suffolk
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945), First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 26 June 1921
    Attended by: Lieutenant-Colonel F W Turner TD
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
5547
Current location

Set in garden opposite the Chuch in a lane off Bruisyard Road
Peasenhall
Suffolk Coastal
Suffolk
IP17 2HL
England

OS Grid Ref: TM 35528 69242
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Celtic cross on nowey headed block bearing similar shaped bronze plaque set on two stepped base
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN/ HONOURED MEMORY OF THE MEN/ CONNECTED WITH THIS PARISH/ WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-1918/ (Names) Step: 1939-1945 / (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allen, A H
Bacon, W P
Blackford, A J
Burgess, T F
Cole, A
Davis, T R
Hill, S
Howard, A G
Kerridge, G
Newson, H W
See details for all 26 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 5
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 5
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 26
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 26
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,forename,decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
  • Memorial
    Measurements: depth 66" base, height 11ft, width 85" base
    Materials: Granite
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • East Anglia Daily Times - 28 June 1921 - Account of the unveiling

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