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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Canterbury
Town
Canterbury
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
40986
Current location

Canterbury Cathedral
Cathedral Close
Canterbury
Canterbury
Kent
CT1 2EN
England

OS Grid Ref: TR 152 579
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
A square stone tablet topped by a trefoil ogival arch heavily crocketed and surrmounted by a finial. In the middle of the panel is the regimental badge, with crossed spears, in bronze, projecting beyond the frame. Underneath is the inscription in raised silver gothic lettering. Below is a sloping wooden case containing the regimental roll of honour.
Inscription
MCMXIV XXI MCMXVIII/ SACRED TO THE MEMORY OF/ THE OFFICERS, NON-COMMISSIONED/ OFFICERS & MEN OF THE XX1ST LANCERS/ WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Anderson, P H A
Archer, F
Barton, G H
Birch, W T
Blanchard, G
Bourne, A S
Bowers, F E
Brown, F
Busbridge, L
Butter, G A V
See details for all 133 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: depth 70MM, height 950MM, width 560MM
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • CHRISTCHURCH CATHEDRAL
  • Grade I
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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