Men Of Benenden

WM reference
1541
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Creator
Ceremony
  • Unveiled : 27 February 1923
Current location

Walkhurst Road/ Benenden Road.
Benenden
Tunbridge Wells
Kent
TN17 4DE
England
OS Grid Ref.: TQ 81013 32863
Denomination: Undefined

Description

Seated bronze figure holding a wreath surmounting a plinth with three rectangular plaques on the 6o'clock face.

Inscription

TO THE MEMORY OF THE MEN OF BENENDEN/ WHO FOUGHT AND DIED FOR JUSTICE/ AND LIBERTY IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919/ "THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

None recorded

Subject/Period

Second World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial: 32
Served and returned: 0
Died: 32
Exact count: yes
Information shown: Surname,rank
Order of information: Surname

Subject/Period

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

Component

Plinth
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Stone
Listed?: No

Component

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

Component

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

Ceremony

Unveiled
Date: 27 February 1923
Attended by: UNKNOWN

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

Reference

Other website http://www.btinternet.com/~james.fanning/benenden/page4.html

Reference

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

Reference

Carter Postcard Collection

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