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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Swale
Town
Upchurch
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
28230
Current location

St Mary the Virgin Church
The Street
Upchurch
Swale
Kent
ME9 7AL
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 84370 67500
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
A stone tablet with a nowy head and dedication written in gold and black lettering.
Inscription
THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE/ THIS TABLET WAS ERECTED TO THE MEMORY OF/ THE THREE MEN OF UPCHURCH WHO MADE/ THE SUPREME SACRIFICE IN / THE SECOND WORLD WAR 1939-1945/ MAY THEY REST IN PEACE/
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Boakes, Sidney R
Edmonds, Ashley
Sketchley, Percy
See details for all 3 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 3
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 3
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Surname, forename.
    Order of information: Surname.
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: depth 3.5cm, height 42cm, width 91.5cm
    Materials: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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