THE  DOVER WAR MEMORIAL  PROJECT

 

war memorial at dusk, photographed by Michelle Cooper


The Last Word

HEADSTONES IN DOVER CEMETERIES

Surnames Good to Hol

Frank Goodban

In Loving Memory of Thomas Charles Goodban Died 26th March 1945 Aged 73 years. Also of Frank Son of the above Killed by Enemy Action 3rd February 1940 Aged 36 years "Till We Meet Again" Also of Alice Louisa Wife and Mother of the above Died 9th February 1958 Aged 80 years EL

Frederick Goodwin

In Loving Memory of Henry Holtum Goodwin Died 27th June 1916 Aged 64 years "Father in thy gracious keeping Leave we now our loved ones sleeping" Also of Clara Eliza Wife of the above Who fell asleep 14th May 1937 Aged 85 years "At Rest" Additional headstone: In ever loving memory of Frederick George Goodwin L.CRP (?) Royal Sussex Regiment Killed In Action June 1st 1918 Aged 29 Years Interred at Pernes British Cemetery, France C

Mary Grace

Sacred To The Memory Of Mary Edith Grace Died 18th November 1939 58 years Lost in RNMS Bolivar Mined in the North Sea SM

B Graham

1871543 Sapper BLWG Graham, Royal Engineers 18th June 1947 Age 29 SJ

William Grant

In Loving Memory of William Walton Grant Died March 7th 1913 Age 50 years. Also Jane Widow of the above Died July 4th 1915 Age 50 years. Also William Arthur their third Son Age 20 years Who was Drowned in the Mediterranean Sea consequent upon the loss of the Royal Edward August 13th 1915. Also Douglas Charles their infant Son Died April 19th 1908 Age 6 months SMC

John Greer

Headstone laid flat In Memory of John Greer Killed by Enemy Action 2nd October 1941 Aged 69 years

Dorothy Gregory

In Memory Of Dorothy Emily Gregory Killed By Enemy Action 24th August 1934 Aged 50 Years C

Edmund Grover

Flight Lieutenant E F Grover, DFC Royal Air Force 23rd June 1947 Age 23 "At the going down of the sun We will remember them" (Right kerbstone: Also of Frank Keniston Grover beloved Husband of Ada Mary Grover and Father of Edmund Died 15th December 1955 Aged 62 years Left kerbstone: In memory of our beloved Son Edmund Frank Grover Died 23rd June 1947 Aged 23 years) C

G Gutteridge

Lieutenant G R J Gutteridge Royal Naval Reserve 4th August 1943 Age 29 "Remembered always with love and pride and grateful happiness" SJ

Harry Hall

1583484 Gunner H Hall Royal Artillery 23rd September 1944 Age 27 "Harry, dearly loved eldest Son of Thomas and Emily Hall" SJ

A Hamilton

Pilot Officer A G Hamilton Air Gunner Royal Air Force 19th July 1940 Age 28 "To the dear memory of Arch, He that giveth his life shall find it" H

Arthur and Frederick Hammond

In Loving Memory of our dear Sons Arthur Edward Hammond Who Died November 27th 1918 Whilst home on leave from France Aged 29 years. Also of Frederick Maurice Hammond Brother of the above Killed In Action In France August 22nd 1918 Aged 27 years "Dearly Loved and Sadly Missed by All" S

D Handford

In Loving Memory of Edward James Handford Born December 27th 1857 Died November 19th 1911. Also Battery Sergeant Major DF Handford Killed In Action 6th August 1916 at Dardanelles, Buried at Shell Green Cemetery in Eros (?) Aged 30 years. Also of George Henry Handford 10th June 1934 Aged 84

 
Agnes Hart

In Loving Memory of Agnes Flora Hart Killed by Enemy Action 11th September 1944 Aged 73 years C

John Hatton

In Memory of John Hatton Killed by Enemy Action 17th September 1941. Also John Edward Hatton Beloved Husband of Elsie Died 10th April 1978 Aged 81 C

Minnie Hawkins

In Loving Memory of Minnie Gladys Hawkins Killed by Enemy Action 23rd March 1942 Aged 27 years S

Frederick Hayward

In Loving Memory of Frederick William Jackson Hayward Who Was Killed By Enemy Action 11th September 1940 Aged 63 years. Also his wife Harriet E Hayward Who died 1st April 1953 Aged 74 years "Reunited" C

G Hearson

6786 Lance Cpl G Hearson East Surrey Regiment 24th January 1920 Age 39 C

Valerie Hemming

In Memory of Valerie Hemming Killed by Enemy Action 22nd January 1944 Aged 9 months C

George Hill

In Loving Memory of Philinda Hill who was Called Home 9th Dec 1908. Also of her Husband George who Fell Asleep 19th Nov 1911. Also of their Son George Who Lost His Life in the North Sea during the war "A Little While" SJ

H Hill

5672328 Sergeant H Hill The Somerset Light Inf 29th May 1944 Age 24 "We Loved Him Well God Loved Him Best And Took Him Home With Him To Rest" E

S Hill

Pilot Officer SJ Hill Pilot Royal Air Force 18th June 1941 Age 23 H

G Hobbs

Second Lieutenant GB Hobbs Northumberland Fusiliers Attd Royal Corps 7th September 1915 SM

Henry and Henry Hobbs

In Loving Memory of Henry J Hobbs Died By Enemy Action 28th October 1940 Aged 71 years. Also Henry Reginald son, Killed in Action Dardanelles 1915 Aged 19 years "They Died For Freedom" EL

J Hogben

3196 Gunner J F Hogben Royal Garrison Artillery 22nd February 1917 C Family Grave (Top tablet: Kathleen Hogben Died 12th September 1944 Aged 35 years Centre: Harold Hogben Died 12th September 1944 Aged 16 years Base: In loving Memory of Harold A Hogben Died 6th June 1969 Aged 65 years)

 

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