HMS Aboukir, Hogue and Cressy

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Victory Dock

Chatham Historic Dockyard




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Status: On original site
Type: Freestanding
Location: External
Setting: Within a garden/park/churchyard/enclosure/Marketplace
Description: Stone of remembrance
  • Metal Metal (any)
  • Stone Granite
Lettering: Inscribed on a plaque
  • First World War (1914-1918)
About the memorial: A metal plaque vertically mounted on a granite block. A recessed silhouette of a cruiser above three separate plaques each with a cruiser name. The inscription is on a separate plaque above the silhouette
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First World War 100th Anniversary / To commemorate the loss of three Chatham Division Cruisers / His Majesty's Ships ABOUKIR, HOGUE and CRESSY / and 1,459 men on 22nd September 1914 as a result of enemy action in the North Sea // Unveiled by / His Royal Highness The Duke of Kent KG / on 22nd September 2014 // Labels:- HMS ABOUKIR // HMS HOGUE // HMS CRESSY

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