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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Dover
Town
Dover
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
58093
Current location

Dover Museum
Market Square
Dover
Dover
Kent
CT16 1NH
England

OS Grid Ref: TR 31940 41380
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Christ Church
    Folkestone Road
    Dover
    Dover
    Kent
    CT15
    England

    OS Grid Ref: TR 298 405
    Denomination: Church of England
Description
Plaque with engraved border of oak leaves with square corner boxes with roundel motifs. Inscription and Names at centre. Names arranged in four columns.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN HONOURED MEMORY OF THE MEN/ CONNECTED WITH THIS CHURCH AND PARISH/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1918/ (Names)/ AND IN GRATITUDE TO THOSE WHO WERE SPARED TO RETURN/ "AND THE MEN WERE VERY GOOD TO US AND WE WERE NOT HURT/ THEY WERE A WALL TO US BOTH BY NIGHT AND BY DAY" 1 SAM 25.15
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 45
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 45
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: depth C6MM, height C500MM, width C600MM
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Dover Museum (Dover District Council)

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