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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Tunbridge Wells
Town
Goudhurst
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
F Osborne and Co. Ltd (Manufacturer)
Gawthorp and Sons (Manufacturer)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
16295
Current location

St Mary's Church
Goudhurst
Tunbridge Wells
Kent
TN17 1BL
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 72401 37809
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
MARBLE MOUNT WITH TWO SEPARATE BRASS PLAQUES FIXED TO IT ST GEORGE AND THE DRAGON ABOVE WW1 INSCRIPTION.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN PROUD AND AFFECTIONATE MEMORY OF THE GOUDHURST MEN WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR COUNTRY AND THE CAUSE OF RIGHT AND FREEDOM IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918 (NAMES)/ AND IN GRATEFUL REMEMBRANCE/ OF THOSE WHO FELL IN THE WAR/ 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ashdown
Austen
Baker
Batchelor
Bateup
Bellingham
Blackmore
Brabon
Brissenden
Brooks, C
See details for all 57 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 59
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 59
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank,regiment
    Order of information: rank
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 6
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 6
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 480MM, width 840MM
    Materials: Brass
  • Memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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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