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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Maidstone
Town
Lenham
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
41043
Current location

St Mary's Church
Church Square
Lenham
Maidstone
Kent
ME17 2PP
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 89920 52120
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
WALL-MOUNTED WHITE MARBEL TABLET WITH GREY VEINED MARBLE FRAME. BLACK LETTERING. RED CROSS AT TOP CENTRE.
Inscription
SACRED TO THE MEMORY OF THE/ MEN FROM THIS PARISH/ WHO FELL IN THE WAR 1914-1918/ (NAMES)/ "O LORD SAVE THY PEOPLE, AND BLESS/ THINE INHERITANCE."
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Baldock, Charles William
Barton, John Percy
Bryant, Charles
Bugden, George
Burchett, William
Chambers, Charles
Chambers, George
Chapman, Bertie
Clark, Jesse
Coppins, George
See details for all 39 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 39
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 39
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - White
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST MARY
  • 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
Reference

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