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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Tonbridge And Malling
Town
Borough Green
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 2nd November 1919
    Attended by: BRIGADIER WINGFORD STRATFORD
  • Dedicated
    Date: 2nd November 1919
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
1137

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Current location

Church of the Good Shepherd
Quarry Hill Road
Borough Green
Tonbridge And Malling
Kent
TN15 8AX
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 60752 57200
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
An elaborate wooden board with crucifix in centre of mounted board. The names are written in gold on mounted edge of central crucifix.
Inscription
TOP: 1914 / ROLL OF HONOUR / (Names) SIDE: REQUIESCAT IN PACE BOTTOM: GREATER LOVE HATH/ NO MAN THAN THIS
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bird, Samuel O
Bird, William T
Bunyan, Benjamin J
Cunningham, George
Cunningham, William
Elliott, Henry
Evans, Alfred
Hood, Ernest
Mercer, John
Mitchell, Herbert S
See details for all 17 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 17
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 17
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename.
    Order of information: Surname.
Components
  • Crucifix
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
  • Plaque
    Measurements: depth 160MM, height 1320MM, width 660MM
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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