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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Swale
Town
Eastling
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
MESSRS G MAILE & SON LTD (Manufacturer)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
16231

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Current location

St Mary's Church
Off Kettle Hill Rd
Eastling
Swale
Kent
ME13 0AY
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 96520 56560
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
NOWY HEADED BRASS PLAQUE MOUNTED ONTO A NOWY HEADED WOODEN BACKBOARD. INCISED INSCRIPTION IN BLACK AND RED PAINTED LETTERING WREATH IN RELIEF WITH A CROSS IN THE CENTRE OF IT AT THE TOP CENTRE OF THE PLAQUE
Inscription
1914 1918/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF/ THE MEN FROM THIS PARISH WHO/ WERE KILLED IN THE GREAT WAR/ (NAMES)/ "THEY DIED THAT WE MIGHT LIVE"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Burbridge, P
Clackett, A
Court, S
Ditcher, F C
Kent, E T
Kent, L P
Reynolds, J
Rutledge, J
Slingsby, A E
Smith, A C N
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
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Backboard
    Measurements: depth 30MM, height 810MM, width 670MM
    Materials: Wood
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
CHURCH COUNCIL

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