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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
South Norfolk
Town
Poringland
County
Norfolk
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 1946
    Attended by:
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
56491
Current location

The Cemetery
Rectory Lane
Poringland
South Norfolk
Norfolk
NR14 7ST
England

OS Grid Ref: TG 27258 02054
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • On Green next to church.
    Poringland Green
    Poringland
    South Norfolk
    Norfolk
    England

    OS Grid Ref: TG 270 016
    Denomination: Undefined
  • Welcome Home and Memorial Playing Field
    Poringland
    South Norfolk
    Norfolk
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
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Description
Dark coloured unadorned wooden cross with triangular canopy. Stands on plinth and the whole stands on small brick and tile base. Lettering in black on plinth which shows dedication to top and names in two columns below.
Inscription
IN PROUD MEMORY OF/ FALLEN COMRADES/ 1939 - 45/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 9
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 9
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,decorations
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
  • Plinth
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
  • Base
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brick
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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© WMR-56491

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