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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Maidstone
Town
Bredhurst
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
67766

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Current location

St Peter's Church
Hurstwood Road
Bredhurst
Maidstone
Kent
ME7 3LA
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 79901 62125
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Rectangular white tablet with decorative mosaic frame. Mosaic features gold decorative swirls with gold crosses at each corner. Decoration set against dark background. Lettering on white tablet in black, with dates in red lettering. All lettering carved.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD THIS TABLET IS ERECTED./ AND TO PERPETUATE THE EXAMPLES OF THE FOLLOWING MEN./ WHO. HAVING NOBLY RESPONDED TO/ ENGLAND'S CALL TO ARMS. FELL IN THE GREAT WAR. 1914-1919./ (Names)/ ABSORPTA. EST. MORS. IN. VICTORIA.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Akhurst, John William
Brooks, Frederick
Johnson, Charles
Johnson, Edmund William
Mason, William
See details for all 5 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 5
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 5
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, surname, age of death, date of death, place of burial
    Order of information: By date of death
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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