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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Rochester Upon Medway
Town
Chatham
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
41081
Current location

St George’s Centre
Pembroke Road
Chatham
Rochester Upon Medway
Kent
ME4 4UH
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 76420 69510
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
TABLET IN ELABORATE NOWY HEADED FRAME
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF OFFICERS AND MEN WHO LOST TEHIR LIVES IN H.M.S. RUSSELL, SUNK BY MINES/ IN THE MEDITERRANEAN APRIL 27TH 1916 WHILST FLYING THE FLAG OF REAR ADMIRAL FREMANTLE./ ERECTED BY THEIR SHIPMATES/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 118
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 118
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,regiment,forename
    Order of information: rank
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Alabaster
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - White
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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