Goodnestone

WM reference
1573
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Current location

2
Church of the Holy Cross
The Street
Goodnestone
Dover
Kent
CT3 1PJ
England
OS Grid Ref.: TR 25480 54580
Denomination: Undefined

Description

Wall mounted elaborate figured marble tablet framing a plain white marble tablet bearing inscription and names.

Inscription

IN THANKSGIVING TO GOD / AND IN HONOURED MEMORY / OF THE MEN OF GOODNESTONE / WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN / THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918 / (NAMES) / "GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS THAT A / MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS"

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

Amos, Frank Edward
Bartlett, William H
Buddle, William I
Clements, Reginald
Hopkins, Robert
Kemp, John T
Knott, William
Martin, Henry J
Martin, Thomas J
Medgett, Arthur
See details for all 15 names

Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 16
Served and returned: Undefined
Died: 16
Exact count: no
Information shown: surname,rank,regiment
Order of information: surname,rank,regiment

Component

Tablet
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Unknown
Listed?: No

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

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