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SUTTON WAR MEMORIAL

World War 1 & 2 & Bosnia - Detailed Information
Compiled and Copyright © Steve Mattock 2006

The memorial is situated in the churchyard of St Michael’s church. It takes the form of a wheeled cross inset with a sword of sacrifice on stone, rounded, plinthwith two steps leading up to it.

Photograph Copyright © Steve Mattock 2006

To the Glory of God and in honoured memory of the men of this parish who fell in the Great War 1914 - 1918

BEALES

Francis Frederick

Private 41309, 2nd/6th Bn., Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Died 7th July 1918. Son of Edward and Flora Beales, of Sutton Stalham, Norwich. Buried Isberues Communal Cemetery, France, 6.

GIBBS

William Robert

Private 3/7057 7th Bn., Norfolk Regiment. Died 19th September 1917. Buried Monchy British Cemetery, Monchy-le-Preux, France, I. M. 16.

GRIMES

Albert Ernest

Private M2/115084 694th M.T. Coy., Army Service Corps. Died 30th October 1918. Aged 23. Son of William and Susannah Grimes, of Beech House, Sutton, Stalham, Norfolk. (Buried Peshawar (Right) B.C. XLV. 25.). Commemorated on the Delhi Memorial (India Gate), India, Face 23.

RICHARDSON

Herbert John

Private 27080, 2nd Bn., Norfolk Regiment. Died 25th August 1917. Commemorated on the Kirkee 1914 - 1918 Memorial, India, Face 3. Herbert Richardson was born in Sutton and enlisted in Wroxham.

1939-1945

MADGE

Derek George

Corporal 2016192, 68 Chem. Warfare Coy., Royal Engineers. Died 22nd February 1943. Aged 22. Son of George Seth and Mabel Agnes Madge, of Sutton, Norfolk. Buried Medjez-el-Bab War Cemetery, Tunisia, 16. H. 3.

Bosnia 1996

PHILLIPS

John

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Last updated 24 April, 2006

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