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Memorial details

Memorial type
Obelisk
District
Ashford
Town
Crundale
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 1923
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
1532

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Current location

By churchyard gate.
St Mary the Blessed Virgin Church
Church Hunt Street
Crundale
Ashford
Kent
CT4 7EJ
England

OS Grid Ref: TR 08578 48624
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
An obelisk on a two step base. The WW1 dedication and names are on a smoothed area on the obelisk below an incised cross. The WW2 names are on a sloped stone placed on the lower step.
Inscription
IN / MEMORY OF / THE MEN OF CRUNDALE / WHO / GAVE THEIR LIVES / IN THE GREAT WAR / 1914 - 1918 / (9 Names) // 1939 - 1945 (3 Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 9
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 9
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: First Name, Surname
    Order of information: Alphabetical by Surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 3
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 3
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: First Name, Surname
    Order of information: Alphabetical by Surname
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Unknown
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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