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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Kings Lynn And West Norfolk
Town
Wiggenhall
County
Norfolk
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
70238

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Current location

Inside
St Mary the Virgin Church
Church Road
Wiggenhall
Kings Lynn And West Norfolk
Norfolk
PE34 3EH
England

OS Grid Ref: TF 58250 14403
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
A small wooden framed, glazed, paper Roll of Honour. The wood is light coloured, the outer border is white and relatively wide. The inner border is an elaborate design which incorporates a flowering plant, a crown topped, two dimensional rose design, a powder blue silk sash, a sword, shield and winged, plumed Roman helmet and the flags of Belgium, France and the United Kingdom. The dedication is written in the centre, with the names of the men who served and died printed in two columns in black lettering.
Inscription
Roll of Honour/ (Names)/ † Died for his Country
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 36
    Served and returned: 28
    Died: 8
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, surname.
    Order of information: Surname.
Components
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: height 400mm, width 250mm
    Materials: Paper
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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