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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Bromley
Town
Keston
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
44042
Current location

KESTON METHODIST CHURCH
Croydon Rd
Keston
Bromley
Greater London
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 410 640
Denomination: Methodist

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Description
NOWY HEADED METAL PLAQUE MOUNTED ONTO A WOODEN BACKBOARD. INCISED INSCRIPTION.
Inscription
IN PRAISE/ TO GOD FOR THE LIVES/ OF THE BOYS OF THIS/ CHURCH WHO FELL IN/ THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-1918/ (NAMES)/ GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS/ THAT A MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS/ (...)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Barnes, John
Charman, Herbert
Green, Arthur
Howden, Owen
Howden, Thomas
Jarvis, Henry
Lettington, William
Lovett, Carthur
Payne, Albert
Tullett, William
See details for all 10 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 20
    Served and returned: 10
    Died: 10
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • BROMLEY WAR MEMORIALS VOLUME FIVE by RASON, PAUL 1-2 Source: Image Library NIWM Published:LONDON BOROUGH OF BROMLEY NOV 1999 BROMLEY

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