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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
South Norfolk
Town
Poringland
County
Norfolk
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: November 2016
    Attended by:
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
80316
Current location

The Memorial Garden
The Street
Poringland
South Norfolk
Norfolk
NR15 1ER
England

OS Grid Ref: TM 29620 98482
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Polished black marble tablet on three black marble supports bearing two headstone shapes each bearing a depiction of a red and black poppy and a dedication and names from one of the two World Wars. Two stepped black marble plinth ebaring dedication. Gilded inscriptions.
Inscription
IN PROUD MEMORY / 1914-1918 / (Names) /1939-1945 / (Names) / DEDICATED TO THOSE OF THIS PARISH WHO FOUGHT AND DIED FOR THEIR COUNTRY / MAY THEIR SACRIFICE NEVER BE FORGOTTEN
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 11
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 11
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Firstname, surname
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 9
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 9
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Firstname, surname, decoration
    Order of information: Alphabetically by surname
Components
  • Tablets
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - Black
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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