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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Babergh
Town
Bentley
County
Suffolk
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
76147
Current location

St Mary's Church
Church Road
Bentley
Babergh
Suffolk
IP9 2BU
England

OS Grid Ref: TM11860 38142
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Paper scroll in wooden and glass frame. All script is in black except the leading letters of each surname and of each word in the epitaph which are in red.
Inscription
Roll of Service/1939-1945/Parish of Bentley/(Names)//
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ablitt, J
Ablitt, K
Ablitt, V
Andrews, L.w.
Banks, M.e.j
Butcher, R
Butcher, S
Chalnt, S
Clark, A
Cocker, C
See details for all 50 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 50
    Served and returned: 43
    Died: 7
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename initials
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Scroll
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Paper
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood & glass
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST MARY
  • Grade II*
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
PCC & Churchwardens of the Parish

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