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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Reredos or screen
District
Dover
Town
Dover
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 13 November 1921
    Attended by: Bishop of Dover
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
67665
Current location

Choir of the School Chapel
Dover College
Effingham Crescent
Dover
Dover
Kent
CT17 9RL
England

OS Grid Ref: TR 31439 41621
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Carved English oak screen with three large panels, which are again divided into two. Inscriptions include the arms of the school and the town of Dover along with names of the fallen.
Inscription
THESE, AT THE CALL OF KING AND COUNTRY, LEFT ALL THAT WAS DEAR TO THEM, ENDURED HARDNESS, FACED DANGER AND FINALLY PASSED OUT OF THE SIGHT OF MEN BY THE PATH OF DUTY AND SELF-SACRIFICE; GIVING UP THEIR OWN LIVES THAT OURS MIGHT LIVE IN FREEDOM. (Names). (Line breaks not known).
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 185
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 185
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Surname, forename
    Order of information: Alphabetical by surname
Components
  • Screen
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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