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Monkton

WM reference
1543
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Current location

North of the church
on the outside of the perimeter wall.
ST MARY MAGDALENE CHURCH
Monkton
Thanet
Kent
CT12 4JR
England
OS Grid Ref.: TR 27925 65282
Denomination: Church of England

Description

ROOFED SHRINE TYPE STRUCTURE BUILT AGAINST THE OUTSIDE WALL SURROUNDING THE CHURCH

Inscription

TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN LOVING MEMORY OF/ THE MEN OF MONKTON WHO/ MADE THE SUPREME SACRIFICE/ DURING THE GREAT WARS/ 1914-1918 1939-1945/ THIS MEMORIAL/ (RAISED BY PUBLIC SUBSCRIPTION)/ IS DEDICATED./ GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN/ THIS THAT A MAN LAY DOWN HIS/ LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS/ 1914-1918/ (NAMES)/ GRANT THOM O LORD ETERNAL REST/ AND LET LIGHT/ PERPTUAL SHINE UPON THEM

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

Andrews, Charles
Carthew, John
Fitall, Ernest
Foad, George
Garlinge, William
Garlinge, Cecil
Hammond, Frederick
Hammond, Albert
Johnson, Frederick Thomas
Jreland, Frederick William
See details for all 13 names

Subject/Period

Second World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial: 6
Served and returned: Undefined
Died: 6
Exact count: no
Information shown: surname,forename
Order of information: surname,forename

Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 13
Served and returned: Undefined
Died: 13
Exact count: no
Information shown: surname,forename
Order of information: surname,forename

Component

Shrine
Condition: Good
Measurements: height 1230MM, width 770MM
Materials: Brick
Listed?: No

History

1999: CLEANED THOROUGHLY

Costs

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

Trust fund/Scholarship

No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

Sponsorship

Public
Details: Unknown or N/A

Responsibility of

PARISH COUNCIL

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