previous
next
  • Use this image under non-commercial licence

    This image was created and shared by: Pam Mills

    The image is free to reuse for non-commercial purposes under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. By downloading any images or embedding any media, you agree to the terms and conditions of the IWM Non Commercial Licence, including your use of the attribution statement specified by IWM. For this item, that is: © Pam Mills (WMR-41063)

    Embed
    HTML: BBCode:
  • Use this image under non-commercial licence

    This image was created and shared by: Pam Mills

    The image is free to reuse for non-commercial purposes under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. By downloading any images or embedding any media, you agree to the terms and conditions of the IWM Non Commercial Licence, including your use of the attribution statement specified by IWM. For this item, that is: © Pam Mills (WMR-41063)

    Embed
    HTML: BBCode:
  • Use this image under non-commercial licence

    This image was created and shared by: Susan Featherstone

    The image is free to reuse for non-commercial purposes under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. By downloading any images or embedding any media, you agree to the terms and conditions of the IWM Non Commercial Licence, including your use of the attribution statement specified by IWM. For this item, that is: © Susan Featherstone (WMR-41063)

    Embed
    HTML: BBCode:
  • Use this image under non-commercial licence

    This image was created and shared by: Susan Featherstone

    The image is free to reuse for non-commercial purposes under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. By downloading any images or embedding any media, you agree to the terms and conditions of the IWM Non Commercial Licence, including your use of the attribution statement specified by IWM. For this item, that is: © Susan Featherstone (WMR-41063)

    Embed
    HTML: BBCode:
  • Use this image under non-commercial licence

    This image was created and shared by: Susan Featherstone

    The image is free to reuse for non-commercial purposes under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. By downloading any images or embedding any media, you agree to the terms and conditions of the IWM Non Commercial Licence, including your use of the attribution statement specified by IWM. For this item, that is: © Susan Featherstone (WMR-41063)

    Embed
    HTML: BBCode:

Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Rochester Upon Medway
Town
Chatham
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
41063
Current location

North aisle window 8
St George’s Centre
Pembroke Road
Chatham
Rochester Upon Medway
Kent
'ME4 4UH
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 76420 69510
Denomination: Undefined

View location on Google Maps
Description
Two cast plaques on a wooden backboard with a separate plaque on a wooden backboard beneath. And a coloured glass aisle window.
Inscription
Top plaque:- Dedicated to the men of the Fast Minelayer / H.M.S. WELSHMAN / who gave their lives on 1st Feburary 1943 // Unveiled in their memory by the survivors / and relatives on the 30th October 1993 Middle plaque:- (Names) Lower plaque:- WOUNDED RAF PERSONNEL LOST ON / H.M.S. WELSHMAN // (Names) // WE WILL REMEMBER THEM
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 166
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 166
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, initial----- RAF plaque - rank, initial, surname
    Order of information: Surname ------ RAF plaque - rank
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

This information is made available under a Creative Commons BY-NC licence.

This means you may reuse it for non-commercial purposes only and must attribute it to us using the following statement:

© WMR-41063

For queries, please contact memorials@iwm.org.uk.