Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Swale
Town
Hartlip
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
16166

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Current location

Inside church porch.
St Michael and All Angels Church
The Street
Hartlip
Swale
Kent
ME9 7TL
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 83930 64280
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Triangular headed wooden board, surmounted by a small wooden cross and a carved wreath mounted in relief, top centre. Inscription is written in flat gold lettering.
Inscription
1914 - 1918/ THE GREAT WAR/ ROLL OF HONOUR/ HARTLIP'S GRATITUDE TO/ HER FALLEN HEROES/ "THEY WENT WITH SONGS TO THE BATTLE, THEY WERE YOUNG/ STRAIGHT OF LIMB, TRUE OF EYE, STEADY AND AGLOW./ THEY WERE STAUNCH TO THE END AGAINST ODDS UNACCOUNTED/ THEY FELL WITH THEIR FACES TO THE FOE"/ SECOND WORLD WAR ADDITIONAL "GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS, THAT A MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS"/ ST JOHN XV.13.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Apps, Edward T
Apps, William E
Attwood, Mark A
Cooper, Robert N
Hales, Sidney A
Hollands, Frederick T
Locke, Harold
Rayfield, Frederick A W
Skinner, Charles W
Whitehead, Charles A
See details for all 10 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 10
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 10
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename.
    Order of information: Surname.
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 3
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 3
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename.
    Order of information: Surname.
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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