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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Suffolk Coastal
Town
Wenhaston
County
Suffolk
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
Mr Arthur G Walker RA (Artist)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 14 Nov 1920
    Attended by: Colonel G.L. Bence-Lambert CMG
  • Dedicated
    Date: Reverend W M Matthews (Vicar)
    Attended by: Undefined
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
5591
Current location

Village Cemetery - Junction Hall Road and Church Lane
Hall Road
Wenhaston
Suffolk Coastal
Suffolk
IP19 9EF
England

OS Grid Ref: TM 42543 75448
Denomination: Undefined

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Inscription
Block 6.00: IN/ THANKSGIVING TO GOD/ AND IN GRATEFUL/ MEMORY OF THOSE/ GALLANT SAILORS/ AND SOLDIERS/ FROM THIS PARISH/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-1918 Block: 9.00, Block, 12.00, Block 3.00 (NAMES) Block: 6.00 1939-1945 (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Blowers, Percy
Brown, Joseph
Bullen, Frank
Burrows, Allen
Clark, William P
Cooper, Sidney
Ebbs, Frank
Ebbs, Harry
Etheridge, Albert C
Farrington, James
See details for all 22 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 22
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 22
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,decorations
    Order of information: foremane, surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 5
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 5
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: first name, surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: depth 2032 mm, height 3658 mm, width 2032 mm
    Materials: Stone - Portland
Listing information
  • Wenhaston 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
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Parish Council
Reference
  • Account of unveiling : Halesworth Times, 17 November 1920, East Anglian Daily Times, 18 November 1920

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