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Nackington

WM reference
2958
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Ceremony
  • Unveiled : C Sep. 1920
Current location

ROADSIDE
Stone Street (B2068)
Nackington
Canterbury
Kent
CT4 7AD
England
OS Grid Ref.: TR 15301 54667
Denomination: Undefined

Description

CELTIC CROSS ON PLINTH AND THREE STEPS

Inscription

OUR/GLORIOUS/DEAD/[NAMES]/THESE MEN OF NACKINGTON GAVE THEIR LIVES/1914-1918/

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

Butler, F
Chapman, C M B
Chapman, W W
Cook, A W
Denne, C T
Eldridge, W J F
Gardner, H F
Hedley, W A C
Knott, J H
Maple, H
See details for all 12 names

Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 12
Served and returned: 0
Died: 12
Exact count: yes
Information shown: surname,rank,regiment
Order of information: surname

Component

Cross
Condition: Good
Measurements: height 3000MM, width 1500MM
Materials: Granite
Listed?: No

Ceremony

Unveiled
Date: C Sep. 1920
Attended by: MAG GEN SIR A LYNDEN BELL KCB

History

Maintained, on a voluntary basis, by local resident Mr Harrison.

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

Unidentified Newspaper/Magazine Oct. 1920 Kentish Express & Ashford News (?)

Reference

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

Reference

War Memorials Trust WM2851 http://www.warmemorials.org/search-grants/?gID=220

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