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Memorial details

Memorial type
Pillar / Column
District
Ashford
Town
Tenterden
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 26th May 1920
    Attended by: COL J BODY D S O O B E
  • Dedicated
    Date: 26th May 1920
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
1807
Current location

High Street
Tenterden
Ashford
Kent
TN30 6HP
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 88182 33192
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
A square stone column with a pitched top mounted on a square-set plinth with a four-stepped stone base. The relief of cherub head and wings are situated above the inscription. There is also a relief of a viking sail ship at the top of the column.
Inscription
1914 - 1919/ TO THE MEN OF TENTERDEN/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ DURING THE GREAT WARS/LIVE THOU FOR ENGLAND/ WE FOR ENGLAND DIED/ (Names) 1939 - 1945/ (Names)/
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Amies, T W
Avery, R
Ballard, E F
Barham, A C
Beach, F
Beale, A E
Bishop, A E
Bishop, G
Bishop, H E
Blackman, J S
See details for all 78 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 83
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 83
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Initials, surname, rank.
    Order of information: Surname.
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 26
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 26
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Initials, surname, rank.
    Order of information: Surname.
Components
  • Column
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Carter Postcard Collection

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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