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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Bromley
Town
Bromley
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 18th November 1920
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
12719
Current location

In a back room
St Augustine's Church
Southborough Lane
Bromley
Bromley
Greater London
BR2 8AT
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 42860 67700
Denomination: Church of England

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Previous locations
  • ST AUGUSTINES CHURCH (OLD)
    Southborough La
    Bromley
    Bromley
    Greater London
    England

    OS Grid Ref: TQ 370 820
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
PLAIN RECTANGULAR WOODEN BOARD WITH PAINTED INSCRIPTION. TWO UNION FLAGS ARE PAINTED AT THE TOP CENTRE OF THE BOARD. LATIN CROSS PAINTED BELOW THE NAME LIST.
Inscription
ST AUGUSTINE'S/ BROMLEY/ KENT/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ IN MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THIS PARISH WHO GAVE/ THEIR LIVES IN THE WARS/ 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)/ 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)/ "GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS, THAT A MAN LAY/ DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Beecher, William
Blackman, James
Bruce, Norman
Cunnington, Arthur
Cunnington, George
Cunnington, John
Davey, William
Duddy, Sidney
Elliot, William
Holland, Thomas
See details for all 18 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 18
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 18
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 9
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 9
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
History
1998: BOARD APPEARS TO HAVE BEEN MADE OUT OF THREE PANELS OF WOOD WHICH ARE NOW SPLITTING APART
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
CHURCH
Reference
  • BROMLEY WAR MEMORIALS VOLUME THREE by RASON, PAUL 67-68 Source: Image Library NIWM Published:LONDON BOROUGH OF BROMLEY NOV 1999 BROMLEY

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