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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cenotaph
District
Tonbridge And Malling
Town
Snodland
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 13 June 1920
    Attended by: ADMIRAL SIR DOVETON STURDEE BT GCB KCMG CVO LLD
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
41344
Current location

Snodland Cemetery
Paddlesworth Road
Snodland
Tonbridge And Malling
Kent
ME6 5DN
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 69700 62220
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
A small cenotaph which replicates the Whitehall cenotaph. The cenotaph is mounted onto a two-stepped base. The dedication is written in black lettering and there is a bronze laurel wreath on the front face.
Inscription
Front face: TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN MEMORY OF THE FOLLOWING MEN OF SNODLAND/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR HUMANITY/ IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919/ (Names)/ Side: SNODLAND/ PROUDLY REMEMBERS HER SONS/ WHO MADE THE SUPREME SACRIFICE/ IN THE 1939 - 1945/ WORLD WAR/ THAT WE MIGHT LIVE IN PEACE/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abnett, Percy Victor
Alderman, William John
Alfred, Francis Alfred
Andrews, Rupert Arthur
Attwood, Charles Coleston
Bailey, A
Bailey, Alfred Richard
Banks, Walter John
Batchelor, Reginald Arthur
Bates, Bert E
See details for all 151 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 100
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 100
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, initials of forenames. rank, decorations.
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 34
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 34
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Surname, forenames
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Cenotaph
    Measurements: depth 1500MM, height 3500MM, width 1800MM
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
History
War Memorials Trust gave £308 in 2008 for the cenotaph to be cleaned with water and soft bristle brushes. Some of the joints were also repointed with lime mortar.
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.

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