Sevenoaks

Our reference
1487
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Ceremony
  • Dedicated : 29 October 1920

Current location

The Vine/ Botolphs Road,Sevenoaks,Sevenoaks,Kent,TN13 3SY,England
OS Grid Ref.: TQ 530 552
Denomination: Unknown

Description

BRONZE SERVICEMAN WITH INVERTED RIFLE ON PLINTH WITH CARVED PANEL. ON N AND S PANELS ARE SCENES OF LIFE IN THE NAVY AND AIR FORCE.

Inscription

TO KEEP IN MIND THOSE FROM THIS PLACE / WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR / 1914-1918/ (Names)/ 1939 - 1945/ (Names)

Inscription legible?

Yes

Subject / Period

Second World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial: 115
Served and returned: 0
Died: 115
Exact count: yes
Information shown: surname,regiment
Order of information: regiment,surname

Subject / Period

Korean War (1950-1953)
Total names on memorial: 1
Served and returned: 0
Died: 1
Exact count: yes
Information shown: surname
Order of information: Unknown

Subject / Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 225
Served and returned: 0
Died: 225
Exact count: yes
Information shown: surname,regiment,decorations
Order of information: regiment,surname

Component

Figure
Condition: Good
Measurements: Unknown
Materials: Bronze
Listed?: No

Component

Plaques
Condition: Good
Measurements: Unknown
Materials: Bronze
Listed?: No

Ceremony

Dedicated
Date: 29 October 1920
Attended by: Bishop of Rochester

History

LISTED 2005

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

Unknown or N/A

Notes

SAME DESIGN AT CHESHAM, IRONBRIDGE, HESTON, DARTFORD AND HEATH TOWN.

Notes

SAME DESIGN AT CHESHAM, IRONBRIDGE, HESTON, DARTFORD AND HEATH TOWN.

Reference

Carter Postcard Collection

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