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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
East Cambridgeshire
Town
Burrough Green
County
Cambridgeshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
87345

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Current location

St Augustine's Church
The Green
Burrough Green
East Cambridgeshire
Cambridgeshire
CB8 9LY
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 63532 55443
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Nowy headed wooden board with brass plaque attached above a shelf. Below the shelf is an inscription in the wood for WW2 names.
Inscription
On the frame: 1914-1919 On the Plaque: TO THE GLORY OF GOD/THIS TABLET AND CLOCK ON THE SCHOOL/HAVE BEEN ERECTED IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF/THE MEN OF THE PARISH WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/IN THE GREAT WAR/[names in 2 columns]/THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE On the Extension Board- AND IN THE WAR 1939-1945/[names]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Blake, B
Buller, F E (derick)
Burgess, Wilfred
Coppen, Sidney
Ewers, Thomas
Grass, Percy
Jaggard, William
Miller, Horace William
Mingay, Ben
Pledger, Charles
See details for all 18 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 16
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 16
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames, rank
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames, rank, service
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • First World War memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
  • Second World War memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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