2nd Battn Middlesex Regt

Our reference
61743
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period

Current location

St Pancras Church,Euston Road,London,Camden,Greater London,NW1 2BA,England
OS Grid Ref.: TQ 298 825
Denomination: Church of England

Description

Metal plaque with toad back edges mounted on rectangular wooden backboard. Regimental crest in relief centred above incised inscription. Border of raised art nouveau roses along right, left, and bottom edges. Backboard with triangular pediment.

Inscription

IN MEMORY OF/ LC. CPL. T. H. SHORTER, PTE. F. ANGELONE,/ PTE. J. MASSON & PTE. H. TRIMLET,/ WHO DIED WHILE ON ACTIVE SERVICE IN SOUTH/ AFRICA WITH THE VOLUNTEER SERVICE COMPANY/ 2ND. BATTALION MIDDLESEX REGT./ THIS TABLET IS ERECTED BY THEIR COMRADES OF THE/ SERVICE COY, OFFICERS, NCOS & MEN OF THE 17T (sic) MIDDX. R.V.C./ 1902

Inscription legible?

Yes

Subject / Period

Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
Total names on memorial: 4
Served and returned: 0
Died: 4
Exact count: yes
Information shown: surname,rank,regiment
Order of information: rank,surname

Component

Backboard
Condition: Good
Measurements: Unknown
Materials: Wood
Listed?: No

Component

Plaque
Condition: Good
Measurements: Unknown
Materials: Brass
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

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Archive for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this will be included in the record during 2015.

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