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Upchurch WW1 Tablet

WM reference
28231
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Current location

ST MARY THE VIRGIN CHURCH
Horsham La
Upchurch
Swale
Kent
ME9 7AL
England
OS Grid Ref.: TQ 84370 67500
Denomination: Church of England

Inscription

GREAT LOVE HATH NO MAN/ THAN THIS, THAT HE LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS"/ THIS TABLET AND EAST WINDOW WERE ERECTED TO COMMEMORATE/THE BRAVE UPCHURCH MEN WHO DIED FOR ENGLAND IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-1918/ (NAMES)/ MAY THEY REST IN PEACE.

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

Allen, John
Anderson, Thomas H
Baker, Wilfred
Banfield, George
Banfield, Frederick
Betts, Percy
Blewitt, Frederick
Brown, James
Carter, Ernest G
Clark, Willialm H
See details for all 36 names

Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 36
Served and returned: Undefined
Died: 36
Exact count: yes
Information shown: surname,forename
Order of information: Undefined

Component

Plaque
Condition: Good
Measurements: depth 4CM, height 107CM, width 92CM
Materials: Marble
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

Unknown or N/A
Details: Unknown or N/A

Responsibility of

Unknown or N/A

Reference

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

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