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Memorial details

Memorial type
Triptych
District
Tonbridge And Malling
Town
Offham
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
16294
Current location

On the northern wall of the nave.
St Michael and All Angels Church
Church Road
Offham
Tonbridge And Malling
Kent
ME19 5NZ
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 66024 58063
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
An open gudgeon hooked hinged doors flanking a crucifix in relief with thinly gilded bronze Christ. Below this is a moulded wooden frame with inscription and scroll at the base.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN MEMORY OF/ WALTER ADAMS NICHOLSON/ LIEUT-COLONEL R.F.A./ CHURCHWARDEN/ WHO WAS KILLED NEAR LOCRE/ SEPTEMBER 4, 1917: AND ALSO/ OF ALL OF THIS PARISH WHO/ GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE WAR/ OF 1914// THEY ARE IN PEACE PRO //PATRIA
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Nicholson, Walter Adams
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forenames, surname, rank, regiment, place of death, manner of death, date of death.
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • First World War memorial
    Measurements: height 600mm, width 290mm
    Materials: Wood - Oak
  • Crucifix
    Measurements: height 250mm
    Materials: Gilt
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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