Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Harrow
Town
Harrow
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
Sudan Campaign (1882-1899)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
11247

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Current location

Harrow School Chapel
High Street
Harrow
Harrow
Greater London
HA1 3HR
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 15361 87347
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Red marble tablet.
Inscription
/IN MEMORY OF/ MAJOR GENERAL WILLIAM EARLE, C.B. C.S.I./ BORN MAY 18TH 1833./ KILLED IN ACTION/ AT KIRBEKAN ON THE NILE, SOUDAN (sic),/ IN COMMAND OF THE TROOPS ENGAGED,/ FEBRUARY 10TH 1885./ FREDERICK GUSTAVUS BURNABY/ COLONEL, ROYAL HORSEGUARDS/ BORN MARCH 3RD 1842./ KILLED IN ACTION AT ABU KLEA, SOUDAN (sic),/ JANUARY 17TH 1885./
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Burnaby, Frederick Gustavus
Earle, William
See details for all 2 names
Commemorations
  • Sudan Campaign (1882-1899)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Rank, forenames, surname, date of birth, manner of death, place of death, date of death, regiment.
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - Red
Listing information
  • HARROW SCHOOL CHAPEL
  • Grade II*
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Harrow School

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