war memorial at dusk, photographed by Michelle Cooper


Copyright and Disclaimer

Welcome to Dover's Virtual War Memorial

Patrons Dearly Remembered :

Dame Vera Lynn, CH, DBE, LL.D, M.Mus
Patron 2010-2020

Admiral of the Fleet the Lord Boyce, KG, GCB, OBE, DL
Lord Warden and Admiral of the Cinque Ports and Constable of Dover Castle
Patron 2012-2022


Field of Remembrance 2006, by Simon Chambers



In loving memory of those from our town who gave their all, this Virtual Memorial website has been created by Marilyn (Maggie) Stephenson-Knight and Simon John Chambers. It is owned by Marilyn Stephenson-Knight. The Dover War Memorial Project is, and always has been, run entirely by volunteers, and the essential costs of the Dover War Memorial Project are funded through voluntary donations.  The costs of the website are funded personally by Maggie.

The information contained in this Virtual Memorial is displayed in good faith, and is collated from a number of different sources, including the records of private individuals and from the findings of original research conducted by Maggie, Simon, and many kind volunteers. We make no warranty as to accuracy (though we have been as accurate as we can!) and, while this site is intended for private educational purposes only, nevertheless state that we accept no responsibility or liability for any loss or damage that may arise from use of the information herein. As is common in all research practice, readers are advised to check for themselves the accuracy of any information.

If any errors or mistakes are found, then we most heartily apologise and will endeavour to correct them as soon as we are informed. We have acknowledged copyright and sources; do contact us if there is a query.  

Links to other sites are provided merely as a courtesy for information; we do not endorse or recommend in any way the contents of third party websites, nor do links from our website imply that we are in any way associated with those sites or their owners. The use of quotes from third party sources does not mean we endorse the opinions and information therein nor that we claim they are accurate; we cannot accept any responsibility for errors, or omissions.


S-K logo, registered trade markThere are many different copyrights subsisting within the pages of this site. This includes the form of information and images that have come from publicly available sources, as the form in which they are presented here is the work and the copyright of Marilyn Stephenson-Knight. The digital originals of all images that appear on this site, other than where specifically credited, are the copyright of Simon John Chambers. This includes images from publicly available sources, such as local newspapers, who have specifically granted permission for their images to be recreated for the Project by Simon John Chambers and Marilyn Stephenson-Knight.

You are very welcome to use the information for private educational study and for personal remembrance. All images have been optimised for internet use; if you would like better quality images please do let us know. Images may not be republished without permission; this includes password-protected sites such as Ancestry.  If you wish to reproduce any contents for other than your own private use, please contact us first, so that we may inform all copyright holders, and obtain permission in writing. All information and images are published here free of charge but represent many years of voluntary work by many different individuals. Please do not abuse their generosity by infringing the copyright - that is by stealing from this site.

Please honour our fallen, and please respect the trust given by so many good people in loving memory of our lost ones. 


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