© WMR-16234

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 & St Paul Church
    Water Ln
    Ospringe
    Swale
    Kent
    ME13 8XS
    England

    OS Grid Ref: TR 00043 60333
    Denomination: Undefined
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
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 26
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 26
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    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: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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