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Memorial details

Memorial type
Panelling
District
Shepway
Town
Folkestone
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Rededicated
    Date: 28th May 1959
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
  • Unveiled
    Date: July 1946
    Attended by: Unknown
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
31790
Current location

Harvey Grammar School
2 Cherry Garden Avenue
Folkestone
Shepway
Kent
CT19 5LB
England

OS Grid Ref: TR 21203 36649
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
A large rectangular wooden board of oak with 4 panels mounted on an inner wall of the church, surmounted by the school badge with on either side the date of the First World War. Inscription is raised on the upper and the bottom part of the board, Names are raised on the panels and alphabetical order by surnames.
Inscription
1939-1945/OLD HARVEIANS WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/LET THEIR NAMES BE HELD IN HONOUR
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 58
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 58
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 60CM, width 1.82CM
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • 'A History of the Harvey Grammar School' by J Howard Brown published in 1962.

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