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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Swale
Town
Faversham
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
BARRETIN & KRALL LTD (Manufacturer)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
41172
Current location

St Mary of Charity Church
Church Street
Faversham
Swale
Kent
ME13 7BD
England

OS Grid Ref: TR 01820 61540
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
A rectangular brass plaque mounted onto a marble backboard. The plaque features a foliate border.
Inscription
SACRED TO THE MEMORY OF/ GORDON STEWART BROWNE/ CAPTAIN AND ADJUTANT 1ST BATTALION/ THE DUKE OF EDINBURGH'S WILTSHIRE REGIMENT/ MUCH LOVE DFIFITH SON OF HENRY J. BROWNE OF/ GROSVENOR HOUSE, FAVERSHAM/ WHO DIED AT BOLOGNE, 27TH NOVEMBER 1914/ OF WOUNDS RECEIVED IN ACTION NEAR YPRES, BELGIUM/ IN THE 25TH YEAR OF HIS AGE./ MENTIONED IN DESPATCHES./ 'WHO DIES OF ENGLAND LIVE?'
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Browne, Gordon Stewart
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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, forename, rank, regiment, manner of death, date of death, place of death, age at death, relationships.
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Backboard
    Measurements: depth 40MM, height 540MM, width 760MM
    Materials: Marble
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
CHURCH COUNCIL

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