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- Tablet with dark stone moulded border. Blue foliate design around the inscription. Crest in the upper left hand corner and regimental badge in the upper right hand corner. A flower head is in the base corners
- IN MEMORY OF / ALFRED BASSANO / MAJOR GENERAL, C.B. FORMERLY OF THE / 32ND CORNWALL LIGHT INFANTRY WITH WHICH / REGIMENT HE SERVED IN THE 2ND SIKH WAR 1848-9 / BEING PRESENT AT THE SEIGE OF MOOLTAN / AND THE BATTLE OF COOJERAT / ALSO DURING THE INDIAN MUTINY 1857-9 / INCLUDING THE EVER MEMORABLE DEFENCE OF THE RESIDENCY OF LUCKNOW / HE DIED SEP 12TH 1889 AGED 56 YEARS / THIS TABLET IS ERECTED BY HIS COMRADES / PAST AND PRESENT OF THE ABOVE REGIMENT / IN TOKEN OF THEIR ESTEEM AND REGRET / "I WILL GIVE YOU REST"
- Inscription legible?
- Non-Combat Deaths
Total names on memorial: 1
Served and returned: 1
Exact count: yes
Information shown: Forename, surname, rank, service details, date of death, age of death
Order of information: Undefined
- Non-Combat Deaths
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