Wingham Tablets

WM reference
1575
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Current location

19
St Mary the Virgin
Palmer Road
Wingham
Dover
Kent
CT3 1BB
England
OS Grid Ref.: TR 24220 57480
Denomination: Undefined

Description

Wall mounted stone black figured marble plain rectangular backboard containing similar white tablet containing inscription and WW1 names. Similar smaller tablets below with inscription and names for WW2.

Inscription

(World War 1 Tablet): TO THE GLORY OF GOD / AND IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF / (NAMES) / WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918 / AND ALSO OF / (NAMES) / WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918 (World War 2 Tablet): AND ALSO OF / (NAMES)/ 1939-1945

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

Amos, Hubert W
Ansell, Roland A
Bristow, Alfred E
Carrier, Stephen W
Carrier, Thomas
Castle, Aubrey V
Coppins, Ernest S
Creswell, Somervillle D
Danton, William G
Danton, Albert
See details for all 26 names

Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 23
Served and returned: Undefined
Died: 23
Exact count: yes
Information shown: surname,forename
Order of information: surname,forename

Subject/Period

Second World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial: 7
Served and returned: Undefined
Died: 7
Exact count: yes
Information shown: surname,forename
Order of information: surname,forename

Component

Backboard
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Marble
Listed?: No

Component

Tablets
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Stone
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

Reference

Roll of Honour http://www.roll-of-honour.com/Kent/Wingham.html.

Reference

Kent Fallen Website http://www.kentfallen.com/PDF REPORTS/WINGHAM.pdf

Reference

Wingham Memorial - http://www.fadedgenes.co.uk/WinghamMemorial.html

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