Memorial details

Memorial type
Sculptured / Cast figure
District
Ashford
Town
Aldington
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
73847

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Current location

St Martin's Church
Church Lane
Aldington
Ashford
Kent
TN25 7EG
England

OS Grid Ref: TR 07494 36191
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
A pair of canopied niches with the figure on the left carrying a mitre and the figure on the right has a shield and sword. The inscription is underneath both niches.
Inscription
TO THE DEAR MEMORY OF/ MY SON JOHN H. GARDNER/ MAJOR – THE CENTRAL INDIA HORSE/ DIED IN EGYPT 25 JUNE 1942
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Gardner, J H
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Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forenames, surname, rank, regiment, place of death, date of death.
    Order of information: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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