Hoo – St. Werburgh Church, Kent

Hoo – St. Werburgh Church, Kent

Pte L.C.Blackman Location address (including church name, county and postcode): St. Werburgh Church, Church Street, Hoo, Rochester, Kent, ME3 9AL Details on cross (Text content of cross): A.I.F 5559.Pte L.C.Blackman 18th BN. K.I.A 7. 7. 18. Text type (e.g....
Elham – St Mary the Virgin Church, Kent

Elham – St Mary the Virgin Church, Kent

Charles Lindsay Murray Scott Location: St Mary the Virgin Church, Elham, Kent, CT4 6TH Details on cross: IN LOVING MEMORY OF CAPTAIN C.L.M. SCOTT. NORTH STAFFORD REGT. ATTD ROYAL FLYING CORPS. FEB 15 1917 “LEAD KINDLY LIGHT” Text type (e.g. hand-written, GRU tags,...
Gillingham – St. Mary the Virgin Church, Dorset

Gillingham – St. Mary the Virgin Church, Dorset

Lieut. R C Cross Location: St. Mary the Virgin Church, Gillingham, Dorset, SP8 4AW Details on cross: Lieut. R C Cross Dorset Yeomanry Attached 2/4 Batt South Lanc’s Killed in Action 7 6 18. Also at the top of the cross are the inter-twined letters ‘HIS’. There is,...
Cuxton – St Michael and All Angels, Kent

Cuxton – St Michael and All Angels, Kent

Frederick Stanley Sudds Location: St Michael & All Angels, Rochester Road, Cuxton, Rochester, Kent, ME2 1AF Details on cross: Text in four rows: GRU 3-D-2 21207 A-SGT.F. SUDD 7TH CANAN.BATT Text type (e.g. hand-written, GRU tags, carved): Embossed metal tapes...
Shipbourne – St.Giles, Kent

Shipbourne – St.Giles, Kent

Edward Cazalet Location: St.Giles, Shipbourne, Kent, TN11 9PF Details on cross: Carved/Inked: IN MEMORY OF 2nd LT.E.CAZALET 1st Btn WELSH GUARDS KILLED IN ACTION 10-9-16 Text type (e.g. hand-written, GRU tags, carved): No GRU tag Cross dimensions (millimetres please)...
Cowden – St.Mary Magdalene Church, Kent

Cowden – St.Mary Magdalene Church, Kent

William Thomas Ashby Location: St.Mary Magdalene Church, Cowden, Kent, TN8 7JE Details on cross: Carved on Cross: SOLD ASHBY 7BRW.KENT.R (On Cross-section) Cross 6.5.17 (On down section of cross) Metal GRU tags with stamped tags: 5238 PTE.W. Ashby. (First tag under...
Tunbridge Wells – St.Barnabas, Kent

Tunbridge Wells – St.Barnabas, Kent

James Gabriel Lancaster Ranking Location: St.Barnabas, Tunbridge Wells Kent TN1 2RH Details on cross: CAPTAIN. J.G.L RANKING POLITICAL DEPT JULY 12 1915 Underneath this is a metal plaque which is unreadable. Church goer has said he has transcription of text and I will...
Chiddingstone – St Mary, Kent

Chiddingstone – St Mary, Kent

Thomas Basil Maryon Streatfeild Location: St Mary, High Street, Chiddingstone, Kent, TN8 7AH GRU tag to top, other tags appear to have been either covered or replaced with an engraved brass plate. Some signs of worm and rot to base, also the shadow of a smaller cross...
Petham, All Saints, Kent

Petham, All Saints, Kent

Frederick Vivien Thompson Location All Saints Church, Church Lane, Petham, Kent, CT4 5RD, Petham shares with the Kent village of Chilham near Canterbury, the unfortunate distinction of having the first German bombs to fall on England during the Second World War. The...
Willesborough – St Mary the Virgin, Kent

Willesborough – St Mary the Virgin, Kent

Cecil Edmund Brookes Location: St. Mary the Virgin Bentley Road Willesborough Kent TN24 0LB Details on cross: GRU tags One at top of shaft GRU 3 metal tags on cross member, 6276 CPL C BROOKS 8 R W. KENTS. 26.5.1917 Text type (e.g. hand-written, GRU tags, carved): GRU...