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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Maidstone
Town
Ulcombe
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Faculty Granted
    Date: 1920
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
  • Faculty Granted
    Date: 1961
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
54501

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Current location

All Saints Church
Ulcombe Hill
Ulcombe
Maidstone
Kent
ME17 1DN
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 84655 49765
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Two wall mounted brass plaques. Upper plate fixed by six dome-headed screws, the lower by four similar screws. Upper plate is decorated with an incised green-filled fillet around outer edges. Within fillet is an incised decoration consisting of a four-centred quatrefoil arch with design of oak leaves and acorns surrounding a circle filled with trellis pattern, the whole filled in green. Lettering is in three sizes, headed by Latin cross. The initial letter 'I' is red. The cross, various words of the dedication and all names and regiment and corps details are coloured red. All other lettering is black.
Inscription
Upper plaque: IN HONOURED MEMORY OF/ THE MEN OF/ ULCOMBE PARISH/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR COUNTRY/ IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-1918./ (Names) Lower plaque: ALSO/ 1939-1945/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 28
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 28
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename, regiment.
    Order of information: Surname.
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 3
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 3
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename, regiment.
    Order of information: Surname.
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: depth 3mm, height 905mm, width 610mm
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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