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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Shepway
Town
Lyminge
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
16108
Current location

In the churchyard.
St Mary and St Ethelburga Church
Church Road
Lyminge
Shepway
Kent
CT18 8EQ
England

OS Grid Ref: TR 16052 40821
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
An unpolished granite cross surmounting a base and three steps. The dedication is written in black lettering on the base.
Inscription
TO THE GLORIOUS AND HONOURED/ MEMORY OF THE MEN OF LYMINGE/ WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR./ 1914-1918/ "GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS THAT/ A MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS."/ ALSO OF THOSE WHO FELL/ IN THE WORLD WAR/ 1939-1945/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bailey, Sydney J
Boughton, Thomas
Bradley, Trederich
Bushell, Cook
Butler, Herbert T
Covender, Herry J
Ellender, Henry
Ellonder, Albert
Ellonder, Ernest
Fisher, Ermest
See details for all 28 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 28
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 28
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, surname, rank.
    Order of information: Rank.
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 13
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 13
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
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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