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Chartham

WM reference
16379
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Ceremony
  • Unveiled : October 1920
Current location

VILLAGE GREEN
Chartham
Canterbury
Kent
CT4 7LA
England
OS Grid Ref.: TR 10644 55084
Denomination: Church of England

Description

CELTIC CROSS ON TWO STEPPED BASE SWORD 'CROSS' WITHIN CELTIC CROSS ON WEST SIDE

Inscription

TO THE GLORY OF GOD / AND IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THE MEN OF CHARTHAM WHO FELL IN / THE GREAT WAR, 1914-19./ ROYAL NAVY (NAMES) / H.M.ARMY /(NAMES) / "THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE."

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

Arnold, V
Ashby, A G
Bishop, G E
Cackett, H J
Care, F
Carr, S G
Cavell, S H
Cheeseman, J
Cole, C
Coleman, G
See details for all 58 names

Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 59
Served and returned: 0
Died: 59
Exact count: yes
Information shown: surname,regiment
Order of information: regiment,surname

Subject/Period

Second World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial: 30
Served and returned: Undefined
Died: 30
Exact count: yes
Information shown: surname
Order of information: surname

Component

Cross
Condition: Good
Measurements: depth 330MM, height 2500MM, width 1760MM
Materials: Granite
Listed?: No

Ceremony

Unveiled
Date: October 1920
Attended by: ADMIRAL SIR DOVETON STURDEE BT GCB KCMG CVO LLD

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

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

Reference

War Memorials Trust WM2831 http://www.warmemorials.org/search-grants/?gID=174

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