Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Rochester Upon Medway
Town
Hoo
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
33228

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Current location

St Werburgh's Church
Church Street
Hoo
Rochester Upon Medway
Kent
ME3 9BF
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 78350 71850
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Brass Plaque on wooden backboard
Inscription
IN LOVING MEMORY OF/OSCAR STEPHEN/LINGHAM/7TH BATTALION ROYAL FUSILIERS/KILLED IN ACTION AT CAMBRAI/FRANCE MARCH 25TH 1918/GRANT HIM O LORD ETERNAL REST/
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Lingham, Oscar Stephen
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, regiment, place of death, forenames, manner of death, date of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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