Thomas Arthur Vc

WM reference
25801
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Current location

PARISH CHURCH
Abbotsham
Torridge
Devon
England
OS Grid Ref.: SS 425 264
Denomination: Church of England

Description

SMALL STONE TABLET LAID FLAT AT THE FOOT OF THE VILLAGE MEMORIAL CROSS

Inscription

THOMAS ARTHUR V.C./ ROYAL ARTILLERY/ BORN THIS PARISH 1835/ INVESTED JUNE 1856 BY/ QUEEN VICTORIA

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

None recorded

Subject/Period

Crimean War (1853-1856)
Total names on memorial: 1
Served and returned: 0
Died: 1
Exact count: no
Information shown: regiment,forename,decorations
Order of information: Undefined

Subject/Period

VC or GC Recipients
Total names on memorial: 0
Served and returned: Undefined
Died: Undefined
Exact count: no
Information shown: Undefined
Order of information: Undefined

Component

Tablet
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Stone
Listed?: No

Costs

Site: Unknown or N/A
Memorial: Unknown or N/A
Comments: None

Trust fund/Scholarship

No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

Sponsorship

Private
Details: Unknown or N/A

Responsibility of

Unknown or N/A

Reference

Our Blog http://ukniwm.wordpress.com/2007/09/03/new-memorial-in-glasgow-to-vc-soldiers/

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

This information is made available under a Creative Commons BY-NC licence.

This means you may reuse it for non-commercial purposes only and must attribute it to us using the following statement:

© IWM (WMR-25801)

For queries, please contact memorials@iwm.org.uk.