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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
South Norfolk
Town
Kirstead
County
Norfolk
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
79480
Current location

St Margarets Churchyard
Church Rd
Kirstead
South Norfolk
Norfolk
NR15 1ER
England

OS Grid Ref: TM 29641 98496
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Stone Cross on square plinth bearing an incised shield with a coat of arms, upon a larger square plinth bearing incised dedication and WW2 name on the front and WW1 name inscriptions on the rear. Stone block shouldered supports at left and right.
Inscription
Front: In honoured Memory / of the men of this Parish /& some neighbours who / gave their lives / for their country / in the GREAT WAR / 1914 - 1918 / May they rest in Peace / 1939 - 1945 / (WW2 name) // Rear: (WW1 Names) //
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 17
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 17
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Rank, firstname surname, unit
    Order of information: Rank
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Rank, initials, surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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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