Stifford - WWi
ST MARY THE VIRGIN CHURCH
OS Grid Ref.: TQ 605 804
Denomination: Church of England
POLISHED RED GRANITE OBELISK MOUNTED ON SQUARE THREE-TIERED PLINTH. TOP TIER BEARS INSCIPTION AND NAMES.
6 o'clock face: TO THE MEN OF STIFFORD WHOM THIS MONUMENT COMMEMORATES WERE AMONG THOSE WHO AT THE CALL OF KING AND COUNTRY, FOR SERVICE IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918, LEFT ALL THAT WAS DEAR TO THEM AND PASSED AWAY BY THE PATH OF SELF SACRIFICE./ LET THOSE WHO COME AFTER THEM SEE TO IT THAT THEIR NAMES ARE NOT FORGOTTEN 3 o'clock face: (Names)/ OTHERS WE DOUBT NOT, IF NOT WE/ THE ISSUE OF THEIR TOIL SHALL SEE;/ AND CHILDREN GATHER AS THEIR OWN,/ THE HARVEST THAT THE DEAD HAVE SOWN. 12 o'clock face: (Names) 9 o'clock face: (Names)/ W. AND E. WILKS, GRAVESEND
Names on memorial
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First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 31
Served and returned: 0
Exact count: yes
Information shown: surname,forename
Order of information: surname
Measurements: depth C 1000MM, height C 4500MM, width C 1000MM
Materials: Granite - Red
Site: Unknown or N/A
Memorial: Unknown or N/A
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
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Details: Unknown or N/A
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Other website http://www.northstiffordvillage.co.uk/WarMemorialStMarys.htm
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