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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Canterbury
Town
Blean
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 1919
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
16461
Current location

St Cosmus and St Damian Church
Tyler Hill Road
Blean
Canterbury
Kent
CT2 9HU
England

OS Grid Ref: TR 12910 60669
Denomination: Church of England

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Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN GRATEFUL MEMORY/ OF THOSE WHO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES/ IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918 (NAMES) MAKE THEM TO BE NUMBERED WITH THY SAINT 1914-18 War Memorial Recreation Ground on gate pillars
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Anderson, F C
Benwell, W F
Berry, C E
Burgen, F
Bye, A C
Court, E
Norris, C E
Parker, T B
Price, Archie
Price, Arthur
See details for all 13 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 13
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 13
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,regiment
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 3FT, width 3FT
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
History
The grass is mowed 10 times per year brass cleaned regularly Made by Beeching Engineering Canterbury
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Blean Parish Council
Reference
  • WMOL 172098

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