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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Maidstone
Town
Marden
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
73859

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Current location

St Michael and All Angels Church
High Street
Marden
Maidstone
Kent
TN12 9HP
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 74418 44641
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
A rectangular brass plaque fixed with six screws to a marble backboard. The plaque has a crest at the centre top, plain recessed lettering and a narrow raised border. The dedication is written in black lettering.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND TO THE DEAR MEMORY OF/ JOHN LYONEL LUKIN JOHNSTON./ CAPTAIN IN THE 2ND Bn THE PRINCE OF WALES’S LEINSTER REGIMENT/ (ROYAL CANADIANS)/ THIRD SON OF TH REVd R.E. JOHNSTON. M.A., VICAR OF THIS PARISH./ AND THE LATE ELLEN JANE JOHNSTON.// BORN AT ALL SOUL’S VICARAGE CHERITON, KENT. JUNE 23 1895;/ KILLED IN THE TRENCHES IN FLANDERS. JUNE 21 1916./ HIS BODY RESTS IN A SOLDIERS GRAVE IN THE CEMETERY OF BAILLEUL, FRANCE./ “TILL HE COME."// THIS TABLET IS ERECTED AS A TOKEN OF HONOUR AND AFFECTION BY HIS/ MOTHER’S BROTHER MAJOR GENERAL H.T. LUKIN. C.B., C.M.G., D.S.O.
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, surname, rank, regiment, relationships, place of birth, date of birth, manner of death, 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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