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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
East Cambridgeshire
Town
Soham
County
Cambridgeshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
66610

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Current location

St Andrews Church
Churchgate/Fountain Lane
Soham
East Cambridgeshire
Cambridgeshire
CB7 5ED
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 59336 73176
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Glazed and framed roll of honour with the flags of the Allies above and a circular Union Jack surmounted by a crown. Below is the dedication in red lettering with the names in four columns in black lettering and red capitals. On the lower edge of the frame is a small metal plaque.
Inscription
SOHAM/ ROLL OF/ HONOUR/ IN HONOURED MEMORY OF THE/ MEN OF SOHAM WHO LOST THEIR/ LIVES FOR LIBERTY AND JUSTICE/ IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919./ (Names) Small plaque: Presented by Soham Comrades Club/ (...)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 126
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 126
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, surname, rank.
    Order of information: Surname
Components
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
Listing information
Condition
History
Removed from Soham Comrades Club to St Andrews Church.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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