United Kingdom National Inventory of War Memorials
 The Imperial War Museum

Sevenoaks

Our Ref: 1487

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Address

The Vine/ Botolphs Road
Sevenoaks
KENT
England
TN13 3SY
 
Type:Serviceman/Woman
OS Map Ref:TQ 530 552

Inscription

TO KEEP IN MIND THOSE FROM THIS PLACE / WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR / 1914-1918/ (Names)/ 1939 - 1945/ (Names)

Components

ComponentMaterial(s)HeightWidthDepthCondition
PLAQUESBRONZE   Good
FIGUREBRONZE   Good

Physical Description

BRONZE SERVICEMAN WITH INVERTED RIFLE ON PLINTH WITH CARVED PANEL.

ON N AND S PANELS ARE SCENES OF LIFE IN THE NAVY AND AIR FORCE.

Wars Commemorated & People Remembered

WarKorean War (1950-1953)
Total names on memorial:1
Served & Returned0
Died1
Is this an exact count?Yes, an exact count
How are the names ordered?Not known
What information is listed on the memorial? surname
Do we hold a list of names on the memorial?Yes
WarSecond World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial:115
Served & Returned0
Died115
Is this an exact count?Yes, an exact count
How are the names ordered?regiment > surname
What information is listed on the memorial? surname, regiment
Do we hold a list of names on the memorial?Yes
WarFirst World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial:225
Served & Returned0
Died225
Is this an exact count?Yes, an exact count
How are the names ordered?regiment > surname
What information is listed on the memorial? surname, regiment, decorations
Do we hold a list of names on the memorial?Yes

Maintenance

Are the letters difficult to read?No
Who is responsible for the memorial?

Maintenance History:

LISTED 2005

Ceremonies

Date:29 October 1920
RolePerformed By
DedicationBishop of Rochester

Sponsorships

Sponsorship Type:None
Did this include a trust or scholarship?No
Did this include a roll of honour?NOT APPLICABLE
Cost of Site:Not known
Cost of Memorial:Not known
Comments on Costs:

Craftsmen

Not known

References

Co-ordinator's Comments:

SAME DESIGN AT CHESHAM, IRONBRIDGE, HESTON, DARTFORD AND HEATH TOWN.

Comments:SAME DESIGN AT CHESHAM, IRONBRIDGE, HESTON, DARTFORD AND HEATH TOWN.
Photographs:10
Other Documents:None
Form / Letter:L
Negatives:No
Drawings / Plans:No
Minutes:No
Press Cuttings:1
OrganisationIdWebsite
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