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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Wolverhampton
Town
Wolverhampton
County
West Midlands
Country
England
Commemoration
Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
17660
Current location

St Peters Church Graveyard
Lich Gates
Wolverhampton
Wolverhampton
West Midlands
St Peters Church
England

OS Grid Ref: SO 91426 98799
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Marble tablet within an ornate border, set on a grey marble backboard.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD /ASA REORD OF THE PATRIOTISM OF THOSE / VOLUNTEERS ADN RESERVISTS OF THIS TOWN / AND NEIGHBOURHOOD WHO SERVED IN THE /SOUTH AFRICAN WAR 1899-1902 AND / IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THE FOLLOWING / WHO DIED DURING THE CAMPAIGN/ 4TH SQUADRON STAFFS IMPERIAL YEOMANRY / (Names)/ 3RD VOL BATT SS REGT. / (Names) / BETHUNE'S MOUNTED INFANTRY / (Name) /THIS TABLET WAS ERECTED BY / THEIR FELLOW TOWNSMEN / AD 1902
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bakewell, W H
Garfield, William
Jones, R
Lomas, William S
Mapp, J
Stubbs, W
Walker, H St. G
Whitlock, C C
Wright, A
See details for all 9 names
Commemorations
  • Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
    Total names on memorial: 9
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 9
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST PETER
  • Grade I
  • 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

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