2lt H W File And Fallen Of Barham

WM reference
1601
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Current location

St John The Baptist Church
Barham
Canterbury
Kent
CT4 6PB
England
OS Grid Ref.: TR 20970 50010
Denomination: Church of England

Description

Ornately carved wooden calvaries on either side of the church porch.

Inscription

(ROOF OF WW1 CALVARY) TO THE GLORY OF GOD (BOARD) IN PROUD AND LOVING MEMORY/ OF/ HAROLD W FILE/ SEC. LIEUT 7TH ROYAL WEST KENT REGT/ KILLED IN ACTION, TRONES WOOD, FRANCE/ JULY 13TH 1916 AGED 22/ (NAMES) (WW2 BOARD) IN/ MEMORY/ OF THE FALLEN/ 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)/THE STRIFE IS O'ER

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

None recorded

Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 21
Served and returned: 0
Died: 21
Exact count: yes
Information shown: Surname, rank, regiment
Order of information: Rank

Subject/Period

Second World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial: 11
Served and returned: 0
Died: 11
Exact count: no
Information shown: Surname, regiment, forename
Order of information: Surname

Component

Board
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Wood
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

Private
Details: Unknown or N/A

Responsibility of

Unknown or N/A

Reference

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

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