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Sellindge

WM reference
2959
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Current location

ST MARYS CHURCH
A20
Sellindge
Shepway
Kent
TN25 6EL
England
OS Grid Ref.: TR 09380 38450
Denomination: Church of England

Description

METAL PLAQUE WITH CENTRAL RELIEF DEPICTING WOUNDED/DEAD SOLDIER ON BATTLEFIELD WITH CHRIST, MOUNTED ON MARBLE TABLET. TWO SMALL SQUARE WW2 TABLETS, ONE BEARING INSCRIPTION, THE OTHER NAMES

Inscription

EVEN THERE ALSO SHALL THY RIGHT HAND LEAD ME/(NAMES)/TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN HONOUR OF ALL THOSE FROM THIS PARISH WHO FOUGHT/AND DIED FOR GOD AND KING AND COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 TO 1918/(ON TABLET BELOW)IN/MEMORIAM/1939/TO/1945/

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

Bean, Lewis
Blythe, Stewart W
Chapman, Reginald Leslie
Fuller, Frank
Gammon, Archibald
Gaunt, John Kennedy
Hawkes, Albert
Hawkes, George
Marsh, Percy
Marsh, Charles
See details for all 18 names

Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 18
Served and returned: Undefined
Died: 18
Exact count: yes
Information shown: surname,forename
Order of information: surname,forename

Subject/Period

Second World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial: 8
Served and returned: Undefined
Died: 8
Exact count: yes
Information shown: surname,forename
Order of information: surname,forename

Component

Tablets
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Stone
Listed?: No

Component

Relief
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Metal
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

PAROCHIAL CHURCH COUNCIL

Reference

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

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