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Memorial details

Memorial type
Bells or bell tower
District
Shepway
Town
Lympne
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Lost
WM Reference
47417
Previous locations
  • ST STEPHENS CHURCH
    Lympne
    Shepway
    Kent
    England

    OS Grid Ref: TR 119 348
    Denomination: Church of England
Description
TREBLE BELL TO 3 MEMBERS OF FAMILY; WINDOW TO AMYAN LOST IN BOMBING
Inscription
THE TREBLE BELL IN THIS CHURCH ()ST. STEPHEN, LYMPNE) / WAS GIVEN IN 1948 / TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY OF / EDWARD HUGH STANLEY CHAMPNEYS (1861-1940) / MAGDALENE ALICE CHAMPNEYS (1862-1942) / JOHN AMYAN LUDFORD CHAMPNEYS (1899-1918) / FATHER, MOTHER AND BELOVED SON OF OTTERPOOL MANOR / A MEMORIAL WINDOW HERE, TO AMYAN, WHO WAS KILLED IN AIR COMBAT / WAS DESTROYED BY BOMBING IN 1944
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: year died,forename,manner of death,age of death,relationships
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Bells
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Unknown
  • Window
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Glass
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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