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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Dover
Town
Eastry
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945), First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
W.D. Caroe, Messrs Rodgers of Sandwich
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: December 1920
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
  • Faculty Granted
    Date: 26th May 1921
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
  • Unveiled
    Date: 1st December 1920
    Attended by: Lord and Lady Northbourne
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
1566
Current location

St Mary the Virgin Church
Church Street
Eastry
Dover
Kent
CT13 0HJ
England

OS Grid Ref: TR 31066 54746
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Simple stone cross mounted on hexagonal plinth and three stepped limestone base
Inscription
IN/GRATEFUL MEMORY/OF/THE MEN OF THIS/PARISH WHO FELL/IN THE GREAT WARS/1914-1918/AND/1939-1945
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bing, Alfred
Birch, Frederick William
Brice, Harry
Bright, George
Carlton, George
Castle, Richard Thomas
Deveson, Percy
Dixon, Alfred George
Fagg, Walter William
Fittall, Harrison
See details for all 35 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 14
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 14
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 35
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 35
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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