Lympne

WM reference
1131
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Ceremony
  • Dedicated : 1922
  • Unveiled : 1st January 1922
Current location

St Stephen's Church
Castle Close
Lympne
Shepway
Kent
CT21 4LQ
England
OS Grid Ref.: TR 11958 34723
Denomination: Church of England

Description

Small cross on tall pillar. WW1 names on octagonal base. WW2 names on separate stone behind

Inscription

IN GRATEFUL / MEMORY OF THE MEN / FROM THIS PARISH / WHO FELL IN THE / GREAT WAR / 1914-1918

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

Butcher, Frederick
Champneys, J Amyan Ludford
Cooper, Peter
Croucher, Leonard, C
Dupe, Reginald
Fagg, Frederick C
Finn, Robert
Hopkins, Harry
Howland, William
Kennett, Ernest E
See details for all 21 names

Subject/Period

Second World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial: 7
Served and returned: 0
Died: 7
Exact count: yes
Information shown: Surname,forename
Order of information: Surname

Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 13
Served and returned: 0
Died: 13
Exact count: yes
Information shown: Surname,forename
Order of information: Surname

Component

Cross
Condition: Good
Measurements: depth 2000mm, height 2300MM, width 2000mm
Materials: Stone
Listed?: No

Ceremony

Dedicated
Date: 1922
Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries

Ceremony

Unveiled
Date: 1st January 1922
Attended by: SIR PHILIP SASSOON CMG

Costs

Site: Unknown or N/A
Memorial: Unknown or N/A
Comments: None

Trust fund/Scholarship

No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

Sponsorship

Unknown or N/A
Details: Unknown or N/A

Responsibility of

PARISH COUNCIL

Reference

Other website http://www.fadedgenes.co.uk/LympneMemorial.html

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