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Memorial details

Memorial type
Trophy / Relic
District
Shepway
Town
Folkestone
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Presented
    Date: July 1919
    Attended by: MAJOR GENERAL E D SWINTON CB DSO
Lost
Lost
WM Reference
62141
Previous locations
  • The Durlocks
    Folkestone
    Shepway
    Kent
    England

    OS Grid Ref: TR 210 360
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
WW1 Mark IV tank
Inscription
(Unknown)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Relic
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
Condition
History
Cut up for scrap in 1940.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • A Glint in the Sky by M Easdown and T Genth p.150 Published:Barnsley: Pen & Sword 2004 In February 1919 the Council declined the offer of a Gotha aeroplane.
  • Gazetteer of East Kent in the Great War 1914-1918 by Hazel Basford and K. H. mcIntosh p.65 Published:East Kent Branch of the Western Front Association 2008
  • www.kenthistoryforum.co.uk/

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