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Memorial details

Memorial type
Hospital / Clinic
District
Breckland
Town
Thetford
County
Norfolk
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
56468
Previous locations
  • Thetford Cottage Hospital
    Earls Street
    Thetford
    Breckland
    Norfolk
    IP24 2AD
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Hospital wing and x-ray apparatus. Stone memorial tablet on the wall of the wing, with carved lettering
Inscription
This Wing was added to/ the Hospital and the X-Ray/ Apparatus installed by public subscription in Memory/ of the MEN of THETFORD/ who gave their Lives for/ King and Country in the/ GREAT WAR 1914-1918
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Hospital
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brick
  • Hospital equipment
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
History
April 2008: Memorial tablet to be removed from building and stored by Thetford Town Council until the community has been consulted on where they would like to see the stone housed permanently.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Responsibility
Thetford Town Council
Reference

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