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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
Tonbridge And Malling
Town
Snodland
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
67694
Current location

East most window in the North wall of the church
New Jerusalem Church
High Street
Snodland
Tonbridge And Malling
Kent
ME6 5AG
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 70448 61785
Denomination: Nonconformist

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Description
Two-light window with dedicatory plaque below. Left light features a cross in a shrine, beneath which is a motto in a banner. Also depicted is a figure in a red tunic and helmet holding a sword and shield. Right light depicts a cross in a shrine, beneath this is a motto in a banner. Below which is a figure in a green gown with a patterned white shawl and crown holding a palm and wreath. Accompanying memorial plaque in gothic script affixed to window sill at each corner. Text engraved in black.
Inscription
Window: Left light - GREATER LOVE HATH/ NO MAN THAT THIS/ THAT A MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIFE/ FOR HIS/ FRIENDS Right light - HE THOU FAITHFUL/ UNTO DEATH/ AND I WILL GIVE THEE A/ CROWN OF/ LIFE Dedicatory plaque: To the Glory of God our Saviour and in honoured and treasured memory of / those from our Church and Sunday School who in the Great War 1914 to 1918 / made the great sacrifice. Called to rest from their labours in the higher service / of the King of Kings in the land of uprightness where there shall be no more death. / (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Claxton, S.h.
Guyatt, L.
Henman, A
Johnson, B.
Kemsley, J.
Mayatt, R
Randell, W.j.
Smith, H.r.
Tong, A
Wingate, F.j.
See details for all 10 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 10
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 10
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Rank, initials, surname, regiment
    Order of information: Alphabetical by surname
Components
  • Window
    Measurements: height 3500mm
    Materials: Stained Glass
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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