United Kingdom National Inventory of War Memorials
  The Imperial War Museum

ST PETER AND ST PAULS CHURCH

Our Ref: 16440

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Address

ST PETER AND ST PAUL CHURCH
SHORNE
KENT
England
 
Type: Cross
Other Location Details:

IN THE CHURCHYARD

OS Map Ref: TQ 690 710

Inscription

TO OUR GLORIOUS DEAD WHO MADE THE SUPREME SACRIFICE IN THE GREAT WAR, 1914 - 1919. ERECTED BY THE PARISHIONERS OF SHORNE. EVER SACRED TO THEIR MEMORY (NAMES) THE STRIFE IS O'ER; THE BATTLE DONE; NOW IS THE VICTOR'S TRIUMPH WON PRO DEO PRO PATRIA

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Components

ComponentMaterial(s)HeightWidthDepthCondition
MEMORIAL         Unknown

Physical Description

SMALL STONE CROSS ON STONE PLINTH. NAMES ENGRAVED ON PLAQUES ON BASE.

Wars Commemorated & People Remembered

War First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 21
Served & Returned 0
Died 21
Is this an exact count? Yes, an exact count
How are the names ordered? Not known
What information is listed on the memorial? surname, forename
Do we hold a list of names on the memorial? Yes
War Second World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial: 0
Served & Returned 0
Died 0
Is this an exact count? Not known
How are the names ordered? Not known
What information is listed on the memorial? None
Do we hold a list of names on the memorial? No

Maintenance

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

Maintenance History:

Ceremonies

Date: 21ST MARCH 1920
RolePerformed By
Unveiled ADMIRAL SIR DOVETON STURDEE
Date: 21ST MARCH 1920
RolePerformed By
Dedicated REV C E MARSH

Sponsorships

Sponsorship Type: None
Did this include a trust or scholarship? No
Did this include a roll of honour? NOT APPLICABLE
Cost of Site: #100
Cost of Memorial: Not known
Comments on Costs:

Craftsmen

NameOccupation
MR HALLWARD Designer
MESSRS TOMES Builder

References

Co-ordinator's Comments:

Comments: REFERENCES: THE REPORTER, 27-MAR-1920
Photographs: 10
Other Documents: None
Form / Letter: O
Negatives: No
Drawings / Plans: No
Minutes: No
Press Cuttings: 1