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Memorial details

Memorial type
Other memorial
District
Dover
Town
Dover
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War - civilians, Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
67664
Current location

Waterloo Crescent
Dover
Dover
Kent
CT17 9BS
England

OS Grid Ref: TR 32045 41037
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Rectangular painted armour plating set in stone with dedicatory plaque. Monument is a 'score sheet' from Lindemann's Caesar turret.
Inscription
SECTION OF ARMOURED PLATING DISMANTLED FROM ONE OF THE GERMAN LONG RANGE GUNS AT SANGATTE, CALAIS. THE 84 ROUNDS RECORDED FORMED PART OF THE 2226 SHELLS FIRED FROM THESE BATTERIES AT THE HARBOUR AND TOWN OF DOVER DURING THE PERIOD 1940 TO 1944.
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War - civilians
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Other structure
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Concrete
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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