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Nonington

WM reference
54454
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Ceremony
  • Rededicated : 10 June 2010
Current location

Set in Church Wall
St Marys Church
Pinners Lane
Nonington
Dover
Kent
CT15 4LH
England
OS Grid Ref.: TR 25310 52350
Denomination: Undefined

Description

Large rectangular tablet with stone surround. Black lettering, names in single column. The Second World War dedication is on a smaller tablet fixed to the foot of the memorial, angled slightly upwards. Moulded laurel wreath at head of inscription, with the first line of the inscription within the laurel wreath and the dates of the war on either side.

Inscription

(Inside wreath): MIGHTY/ BY/ SACRIFICE/ (Outside wreath): 1914 1919/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN/ GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THE MEN/ OF NONINGTON WHO GAVE/ THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR/ (NAMES)/ ALSO IN MEMORY OF/ THOSE WHO LOST THEIR LIVES/ IN THE 2ND WORLD WAR/ 1939-1945

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

None recorded

Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 27
Served and returned: 0
Died: 27
Exact count: yes
Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,forename
Order of information: Undefined

Subject/Period

Second World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial: 0
Served and returned: 0
Died: 0
Exact count: yes
Information shown: Undefined
Order of information: Undefined

Component

Tablet
Condition: Good
Measurements: height 2500mm, width 1000mm
Materials: Marble - White
Listed?: No

Ceremony

Rededicated
Date: 10 June 2010
Attended by:

History

2010: re-furbished and re-dedicated, at a cost of over £800.

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

Local Publication/Booklet PWRR Journal 2010-11 pp.115-116

Reference

Other website http://www.fadedgenes.co.uk/NoningtonMemorial.htm

Reference

http://www.nonington.org.uk/the-nonington-war-memorials/ - Accessed 27 January 2017

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