Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Swale
Town
Sittingbourne
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
41243

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Current location

DS Smith
Kemsley Mill
Ridham Ave
Sittingbourne
Swale
Kent
ME10 2TD
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 91633 66162
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Avenue of Remembrance
    Sittingbourne
    Swale
    Kent
    ME10 4DE
    England

    OS Grid Ref: TQ 90670 63360
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
A rectangular bronze plaque with the dedication written in relief. There are duplicate memorials covered by our references 87939 and 89933.
Inscription
1939 - 1945/ IN HONOURED MEMORY OF THE EMPLOYEES/ OF/ THE BOWATER ORGANISATION/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN WORLD WAR TWO/ (Names)/"Their Name Liveth"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Austin, F L
Baker, B L
Beckett, A J
Benson, J W
Bradford, A J
Branch, E H
Brice, L R
Budden, A E
Bunyard, F E
Calyton, L M
See details for all 91 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 91
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 91
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, initials of forenames
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: depth 10MM, height 860MM, width 1330MM
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
UK PAPER LEISURE CLUB

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