Ash Cross

WM reference
1530
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Ceremony
  • Unveiled : 9 May 1920
Current location

Queens Road
Ash Next Sandwich
Dover
Kent
CT3 2AW
England
OS Grid Ref.: TR 28851 58394
Denomination: Undefined

Description

Celtic cross with knotwork set on a flat shaft and three stepped plinth. The whole is surrounded by white railings with the lettering in black on the front face of the shaft.

Inscription

TO THE GLORY OF GOD/AND TO THE MEMORY OF THE MEN OF ASH/WHO FELL IN THE SERVICE OF THEIR COUNTRY/9NAMES) / RIP

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

Andrews, W A
Bailey, F C
Brooman, J
Chandler, W J
Chapman, C H
Collard, A
Cozens, H V
Dadd, B F
Deennett, J
Dines, P V
See details for all 43 names

Subject/Period

Second World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial: 7
Served and returned: 0
Died: 7
Exact count: no
Information shown: Surname,rank,regiment
Order of information: Surname

Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 43
Served and returned: 0
Died: 43
Exact count: no
Information shown: Surname,rank,regiment
Order of information: Surname

Component

Cross
Condition: Good
Measurements: depth 920MM, height 3000MM, width 920MM
Materials: Stone
Listed?: No

Ceremony

Unveiled
Date: 9 May 1920
Attended by: Lord and Lady Northbourne

Costs

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

Trust fund/Scholarship

No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

Sponsorship

Private
Details: Unknown or N/A

Responsibility of

ASH PARISH COUNCIL

Reference

Other website http://www.fadedgenes.co.uk/AshMemorial.htm

Reference

Carter Postcard Collection

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