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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
St Edmundsbury
Town
Bury St Edmunds
County
Suffolk
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), First World War - civilians, Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 13.10 1921
    Attended by: Gen. Lord Horne, G.C.B., K.C.M.G./Alderman Ridley Hooper, Mayor of Bury St Edmunds
  • Dedicated
    Date: 13.10.1921
    Attended by: Bishop of St. Edmundsbury and Ipswich
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
57061

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Current location

St Edmundsbury Cathedral
Crown Street
Bury St Edmunds
St Edmundsbury
Suffolk
IP33 1LS
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 85586 64124
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Leather bound Book of Remembrance volume contained under glass within decorative lectern on an Oak stand. Rectangular brass plaque is mounted on the lectern, above the roll of honour. Lettering in black, Roman capitals
Inscription
Plaque: ROLL OF HONOUR Book of Remembrance: (unknown) IN THIS BOOK ARE RECORDED THE NAMES OF THE MEN AND WOMEN OF THE/ BOROUGH OF BURY ST EDMUNDS WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE/ TWO WORLD WARS/ 1914-1919, 1939-1945/ AND SINCE 1945 ON ACTIVE SERVICE.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abra, Walter
Adam, Sydney James
Adams, Ernest Geoffrey
Adams, George Kimberley
Adams, Henry
Adams, Victor W
Ainley, Kendrick E Denison
Alcock, Alfred Thomas
Allen, Frederick Robert
Allen, George Henry James
See details for all 437 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 427
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 427
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Surname
  • First World War - civilians
    Total names on memorial: 7
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 7
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Lectern
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak, Glass
  • Book
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Paper, Leather
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Responsibility
St. Edmundsbury Borough Council
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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