Ickham

WM reference
1593
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Ceremony
  • Unveiled : 1919
Current location

ST John's Church
Ickham
Canterbury
Kent
CT3 1QS
England
OS Grid Ref.: TR 22191 58104
Denomination: Church of England

Description

Lych gate with two ogee arch boards inside. Inscription on boards in black and gold lettering.

Inscription

(ON GATE) 1914 - IN MEMORIAM - 1919 (ON PLAQUE) ICKHAM PARISH/ 1914 - 1918/ OFFICERS NCOS AND MEN/ (NAMES)/ 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

Best, C
Cross, R G
Crosse, T L
Gimber, S
Harman, F J
Hearne, G
Malone, A
Maloney, J
Maple, H
Nisbet, F S
See details for all 20 names

Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 20
Served and returned: 0
Died: 20
Exact count: yes
Information shown: Surname, regiment, decorations
Order of information: Surname

Subject/Period

Second World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial: 3
Served and returned: 0
Died: 3
Exact count: yes
Information shown: Surname, regiment
Order of information: Surname

Component

Board
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Wood
Listed?: No

Ceremony

Unveiled
Date: 1919
Attended by: BRIGADIER GENERAL NEIL W HAIG C B C M G

History

Original plaques were vandalised between the wars and replaced by the current ones after ww2.

Costs

Site: Unknown or N/A
Memorial: £220
Comments: None

Trust fund/Scholarship

No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

Sponsorship

Public
Details: Unknown or N/A

Responsibility of

Unknown or N/A

Reference

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

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