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Memorial details

Memorial type
Obelisk
District
Gravesham
Town
Northfleet
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
MESSRS W AND E WILKS
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 07th March 1920
    Attended by: COUNCILLOR J C HUNTLEY JP
  • Dedicated
    Date: 07th March 1920
    Attended by: REV E H CLARKE
  • Consecrated
    Date: 07th March 1920
    Attended by: REV E H CLARKE
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
16436
Current location

In the cemetery
Springhead Road
Northfleet
Gravesham
Kent
DA11 8HB
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 62323 73148
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
A polished Aberdeen granite obelisk with dedication.
Inscription
6 o'clock face: (Names)/ GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS,/ THAT A MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR/ HIS FRIENDS / "IN MEMORY OF/ THE MEN BURIED IN THIS CEMETERY,/ WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 18." Other faces: (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bell, William
Blackman, Henry L
Deadman, Arthur C
Dendman, George
Gardner, Harr A
Goodwin, Charles A
Greenfield, Walter G
Kealy, Peter
Kealy, Thomas E
Lubkn, George
See details for all 18 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 18
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 18
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename, rank, regiment, additional.
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Obelisk
    Measurements: height 3300mm
    Materials: Granite - Aberdeen
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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