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Current location

Bedford School Chapel
Burnaby Road
Bedford
North Bedfordshire
Bedfordshire
MK40 2TU
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 05336 50507
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
A framed and glazed manuscript , at the top a note concerning the physical movement of the memorial within the Chapel then the Bedford School Coat of Arms in full colour followed by a single column detailing those who died in various conflicts of the late Victorian period , the initial letters rubricated .
Inscription
/This Memorial originally in the Chancel/was moved to the South Ambulatory /Memorial Chapel 1953/TIRAH 1898/(names)/SOUDAN 1898 /(names)/SOUTH AFRICA 1898-1902/(names)/CHINA 1900/(names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bell, J D K
Blackden, H C
Blackett, A C
Bristow, T
Brown, R T Pearce
Cameron, W D
Creed, B A
Cross, M A
Doig, R O M
England, A T
See details for all 25 names
Commemorations
  • Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
    Total names on memorial: 22
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 22
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank , initials surname , unit
    Order of information: alphabetical by surname within rank within conflict
  • Sudan Campaign (1882-1899)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: initial , surname , academic award , occupation
    Order of information: Undefined
  • China (19th and 20th Centuries)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank , initials, surname , unit
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Egypt and the Sudan (1882-1899)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank , initials, surname , unit
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: height 50 cms, width 25 cms
    Materials: Wood, Glass, Parchment
Listing information
Condition
History
The memorial was moved within the School in 1953 see commemoration for details .
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Bedford School

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