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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Swale
Town
Ospringe
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
16234
Current location

St Peter and St Paul Church
Water Lane
Ospringe
Swale
Kent
ME13 8XS
England

OS Grid Ref: TR 00043 60333
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
CROSS OF ROUGH-HEWN GRANITE ON STONE BASE. BASE BEARS INSCRIPTION IN BLACK LETTERING.
Inscription
IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THOSE/ OF THIS PARISH WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ FOR KING AND COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918/ (NAMES)/ "GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS" / 1939-1945 / THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Arnold, Harry J
Bramble, Thomas H
Butcher, William A
Chapman, Alfred S
Court, Ernest
Coveney, William G
Edwards, Charles J V
Foster, Charles S
Gore, Arthur S B W
Gore, Frederick H C J
See details for all 26 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 26
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 26
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 14
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 14
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: depth 150 CM, height 300 CM, width 150 CM
    Materials: Stone
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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