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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Ashford
Town
Smarden
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 2nd November 1948
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
1505
Current location

St Michael's Church
Cage Lane
Smarden
Ashford
Kent
TN27 8QD
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 87980 42290
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Two tablets dedicated to the First and Second World Wars.
Inscription
IN THANKSGIVING TO GOD/ AND TO THE MEMORY OF THOSE WHO FOUGHT AND FELL/ IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1919/ (Names)/ 1939-1945/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Austen, Frederick
Batt, William
Brown, Edwin
Brown, Joseph
Buss, Percy
Carre, E Mervyn
Carre, George T
Carre, Maurice
Collison, Percy
Coppins, George
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: no
    Information shown: Surname, forename, rank.
    Order of information: Surname.
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 20
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 20
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Surname, forename.
    Order of information: Surname.
Components
  • First World War memorial
    Measurements: height 1120MM, width 1680MM
    Materials: Stone
  • Second World War memorial
    Measurements: height 655MM, width 1092MM
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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