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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Ashford
Town
Chilham
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
16249

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Current location

St Mary's Church
The Square
Chilham
Ashford
Kent
CT4 8BY
England

OS Grid Ref: TR 06890 53650
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
A wooden board bearing the dedication, names and photographs of the fallen. The board is rectangular with a pitched top which features the dedication written in black lettering. There are eight individual black and white photographs mounted on the board below.
Inscription
TO THE/ GLORY OF GOD/ THIS IS GIVEN BY/ IN HABITANTS OF/ SHOTTENDEN/ IN GRATEFUL REMEMBRANCE/ OF THESE BRAVE LADS WHO MADE/ THE SUPREME SACRIFICE IN THE/ GREAT WAR/ 1914-1918/ (Names and Photographs)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Clover, E
Creed, B F
Fox, H
Harris, C
Lucas, Wm A
Moon, W E
Moor, L
Mortley, G
Pellettt, William
Wright, J W
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, rank, regiment.
    Order of information: Surname.
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: depth 6CM, height 200CM, width 103CM
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
CHURCH

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