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Memorial details

Memorial type
Stone of remembrance
District
Dover
Town
Woodnesborough
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945), First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
1564
Current location

Located in the churchyard.
St Mary the Blessed Virgin Church
Foxborough Hill
Woodnesborough
Dover
Kent
CT13 0NW
England

OS Grid Ref: TR 30962 56737
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Squat stone with Latin cross carved in relief above the inscription.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD / AND IN GRATEFUL REMEMBRANCE / OF THE MEN FROM THE PARISH / WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES / FOR THEIR KING AND COUNTRY / IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918 / (NAMES) / GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS / ...LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 14
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 14
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 33
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 33
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,year died
    Order of information: year died,surname
Components
  • Stone of remembrance
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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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