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Memorial details

Memorial type
Chapel: Dedicated within church building
District
Canterbury
Town
Sturry
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945), Second World War - civilians
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
54446
Current location

St Nicholas' Church
Church Lane
Sturry
Canterbury
Kent
CT2 0AH
England

OS Grid Ref: TR 17610 60110
Denomination: Church of England, Methodist

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Description
A wall mounted square tablet with incised lettering in red and green. Two brackets support the tablet and the names are listed in two columns.
Inscription
THIS CHAPEL IS DEDICATED TO THE GLORY/ OF GOD AND IN MEMORY OF THOSE OF THIS/ PARISH WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE/ SECOND WORLD WAR 1939-1945/ H.M. FORCES/ (Names)/ CIVILIANS KILLED BY ENEMY ACTION/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 12
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 12
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename.
    Order of information: Surname.
  • Second World War - civilians
    Total names on memorial: 17
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 17
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename.
    Order of information: Surname.
Components
  • Chapel
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
  • Tablet
    Measurements: depth 40mm, height 710mm, width 710mm
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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