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Memorial details

Memorial type
Gate
District
Rochester Upon Medway
Town
Rochester
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
16542
Current location

Rochester Cathedral
High Street
Rochester
Rochester Upon Medway
Kent
ME1 1JY
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 74319 68521
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
A stone wall with a wrought iron guilded gate and dedication written on two smoothed stone tablets.
Inscription
Right hand tablet: THEY GAVE THEIR LIVES/ FOR COUNTRY/ NOT FOR FAME/ FOR LIBERTY/ NOT THEIR NAME/ Left hand tablet: THIS STONE WAS LAID/ BY THE MAYOR/ COUNCILLOR G. A. TICKNER. J.P./ 19 APRIL 1958/ THOMAS CRICK DEAN/ chaplain of the fleet
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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