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Memorial details

Memorial type
Stone of remembrance
District
Dover
Town
Dover
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945), Second World War - civilians
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 26th September 1994
    Attended by: Countess Mountbatten of Burma
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
48162
Current location

Sea Front
Sea Front
Dover
Dover
Kent
CT16 1LQ
England

OS Grid Ref: TR 32267 41307
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Rough hewn granite stone with metal plaque.
Inscription
TO COMMEMORATE ALL MEN AND WOMEN/ BOTH SERVICES AND CIVILIANS,/ WHO LIVED, SERVED AND DIED IN EAST KENT / "FRONT LINE BRITAIN"/ 1939-1945/ THIS PLAQUE WAS UNVEILED/ BY COUNTESS MOUNTBATTEN OF BURMA/ CBE CD JP DL/ 26TH SEPTEMBER 1994
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War - civilians
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
  • Stone of remembrance
    Measurements: depth 605 mm, height 1385 mm, width 700 mm
    Materials: Granite
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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