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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
South Norfolk
Town
Aldeby
County
Norfolk
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
56428
Current location

In Nave
St Marys Church
The Street
Aldeby
South Norfolk
Norfolk
NR34 0BJ
England

OS Grid Ref: TM 45039 93317
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Wall mounted rectangular tablet mounted to black backboard. Thin black line border and lettering in black. Dedication at top with names in two columns below.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN PROUD AND LOVING MEMORY OF THE MEN OF ALDEBY/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR, 1914 - 1918/ (Names)/ Sons of this place, let this of you be said,/That you who live are worthy of your dead./ These gave their lives, that you who live may reap/ A richer harvest ere you fall asleep.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Alger, George
Alp, Harry B
Alp, Leonard
Brown, Bertie W
Cooper, Herbert
Eggett, James
Howes, Harold
Leathers, Fred W
Manthorpe, Alfred A
Newson, Henry
See details for all 23 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 23
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 23
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,regiment,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - Black
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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