Deal Cross Of Sacrifice

Our reference
41252
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Ceremony
  • Unveiled : November 1925

Current location

Deal,Dover,Kent,CT14 9BP,England
OS Grid Ref.: TR 369 515
Denomination: Unknown

Description

STANDARD OCTAGONAL CROSS OF SACRIFICE ON OCTAGONAL PLINTH AND STEPPED BASE INVERTED BRONZE SWORD OF SACRIFICE ON FRONT FACE

Inscription

TO THE HONOURED MEMORY OF THOSE SAILORS AND SOLDIERS WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918 AND WHO LIE BURIED IN THIS CEMETERY. THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE

Inscription legible?

Yes

Subject / Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 0
Served and returned: 0
Died: 0
Exact count: no
Information shown: Unknown
Order of information: Unknown

Component

Cross
Condition: Good
Measurements: Unknown
Materials: Stone - Portland
Listed?: No

Ceremony

Unveiled
Date: November 1925
Attended by: VISCOUNT ALLENBY GCB GC MG

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

DEAL BURIAL BOARD (1925)

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Archive for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this will be included in the record during 2015.

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