St Peter And St Pauls Church

Our reference
16440
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Creator
Ceremony
  • Unveiled : 21st March 1920
  • Dedicated : 21st March 1920

Current location

ST PETER AND ST PAUL CHURCH,Shorne,Gravesham,Kent,England
OS Grid Ref.: TQ 690 710
Denomination: Unknown

Description

SMALL STONE CROSS ON STONE PLINTH. NAMES ENGRAVED ON PLAQUES ON BASE.

Inscription

TO OUR GLORIOUS DEAD WHO MADE THE SUPREME SACRIFICE IN THE GREAT WAR, 1914 - 1919. ERECTED BY THE PARISHIONERS OF SHORNE. EVER SACRED TO THEIR MEMORY (NAMES) THE STRIFE IS O'ER; THE BATTLE DONE; NOW IS THE VICTOR'S TRIUMPH WON PRO DEO PRO PATRIA (INSCRIPTION LOCATION AND LINE SPACING UNKNOWN)

Inscription legible?

Yes

Subject / Period

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

Subject / Period

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

Component

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

Ceremony

Unveiled
Date: 21st March 1920
Attended by: ADMIRAL SIR DOVETON STURDEE BT GCB KCMG CVO LLD

Ceremony

Dedicated
Date: 21st March 1920
Attended by: REV C E MARSH

Costs

Site: £100
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

Notes

REFERENCES: THE REPORTER, 27-MAR-1920

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