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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Tonbridge And Malling
Town
Tonbridge
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
71190
Current location

On the north wall of the nave.
St Stephen's Church
Waterloo Road
Tonbridge
Tonbridge And Malling
Kent
Tonbridge
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 58646 45861
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
The brass plaque has recessed letter mainly emphasized in black with some letters red. The plaque is fastened to a wooden panel with eight dome-headed studs. The panel has a plain frame on each side and base. The top frame has a square pattern carved into it with a ledge above. The frame along the base also has a ledge.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD / AND IN GRATEFUL AND AFFECTIONATE REMEMBRANCE OF / THE MEN WHOSE HONOURED NAMES ARE HERE INSCRIBED / AND WHO IN THE GREAT WAR, GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR / THEIR KING AND COUNTRY. THIS MEMORIAL IS ERECTED. / [26 NAMES] [26 NAMES] [26 NAMES] [26 NAMES] [23 NAMES] /
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 127
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 127
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, initial(s)
    Order of information: Surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: depth 76mm, height 1117mm, width 1310mm
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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