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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Solihull
Town
Solihull
County
West Midlands
Country
England
Commemoration
Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
Maker
Hart Son Peard & Co Ltd (Builder)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
17589
Current location

On the north wall of the Chancel
St Alphege Church
The Square
Solihull
Solihull
West Midlands
B91 3RH
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 15331 79296
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Nowy-headed brass plaque bearing the Badge of the 14th King's Hussars at top centre, mounted on an oak backboard. Incised black inscription. Single lined border around edge.
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF / PRIVATE JOHN T. JOHNSON / 14TH KING'S HUSSARS / OF THIS PARISH WHO DIED ON / SERVICE AT MARITZBURG, S.A. / ON MARCH 16TH 1900. / ERECTED BY HIS COMRADES
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,year died,regiment,place of death,forename,manner of death,additional
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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