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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Tunbridge Wells
Town
Cranbrook
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
20th Century Wars (1900-1999)
Maker
W R COLTON RA
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
16224
Current location

St Dunstan's Church
Carriers Road
Cranbrook
Tunbridge Wells
Kent
TN17 3HA
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 77669 36162
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
An elaborate wall monument with reliefs showing a robed female figure holding arrows and depicting Africa in the center, with the busts of two men on either side. On the left side is a relief design of an animal and trees. On the right side a relief of a landscape scene.
Inscription
Upper part of the tablet: TO THE BRAVE Left side: OKAPI/ BOYD/ RIFLE BRIGADE/ KILLED AT NYERI/ APRIL 2 1910 Centre: AFRICA Right side: CLAUD RANGE/ CLAUD ALEX/ SCOTS GUARDS/ DIED AT MAIFONI/ NOVEMBER 13 1904
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • 20th Century Wars (1900-1999)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Surname, forename, regiment.
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: height 1290MM, width 3008MM
    Materials: Alabaster
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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