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Newnham And Doddington Memorial Cross

WM reference
16214
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Current location

SITUATED ON PARISH BOUNDARY BETWEEN NEWNHAM AND DODDINGTON
Faversham Rd
Newnham
Swale
Kent
ME9 0BB
England
OS Grid Ref.: TQ 94493 57219
Denomination: Undefined

Description

STONE CROSS SET ON STONE PLINTH. WHOLE SET ON THREE-STEPPED BASE ON RAISED GRASS AREA. INSCRIPTION IN BLACK LETTERING ON PLINTH.

Inscription

IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THE MEN FROM/ DODDINGTON AND NEWNHAM WHO GAVE THEIR/ LIVES FOR THEIR COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-1919/ NEWNHAM 1939 - 1945 DODDINGTON

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

Butcher, W
Butler, F
Caryer, W H
Chapman, H M
Davis, J
Field, L J
Filmer, H
Forster, P
Hayesmore, H H
Higgins, H V
See details for all 25 names

Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 26
Served and returned: 0
Died: 26
Exact count: yes
Information shown: rank,regiment
Order of information: Undefined

Subject/Period

Second World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial: 10
Served and returned: Undefined
Died: 10
Exact count: yes
Information shown: Undefined
Order of information: Undefined

Component

Memorial
Condition: Unknown
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Undefined
Listed?: No

History

2011: Listed at Grade II 2010: New steps with a handrail, to ease access to the monument, were added recently.

Costs

Site: Unknown or N/A
Memorial: £170
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

War Memorials Trust WM2000 http://www.warmemorials.org/search-grants/?gID=406

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