100 Years – In Memoriam

Brother Rupert E. Everitt 1875 – 1917
Killed by a shell splinter at Poperinghe

On the wall of the temple is marble plaque to remember those Masons from Canterbury who gave their lives in the Great War.

Photo Courtesy Of Dick In California
Rupert E Everitt

One of these is Brother Rupert E. Everitt who was Inner Guard in the Lodge when he was killed in action on 24th June 1917.

Details about Rupert, his life and his tragic death can be found in the following links:

http://www.winchestercollegeatwar.com/archive/rupert-edward-everitt/

http://www.hambo.org/kingscanterbury/view_man.php?id=154

https://www.masonicgreatwarproject.org.uk/downloads/roh.pdf

http://hoganfam.weebly.com/other-info.html