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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
North Bedfordshire
Town
Bedford
County
Bedfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Colonial India
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
1857
Current location

St Paul's Church
St Pauls Square
Bedford
North Bedfordshire
Bedfordshire
MK40 1SQ
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 04979 49680
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Rectangular brass plaque , the longer axis horizontal , set on a brown wooden backboard . A foliate border within double lines coloured red . A large plain Latin cross positioned centrally , coloured red ,and surrounded by the dedication which is incised and coloured black.
Inscription
IN LOVING MEMORY OF / ARTHUR HENRY TURING LIEUTENANT 36 SIKHS / SON OF THE REVD J.R. & F. M. TURING / WHO FELL IN THE BATTLE OF THE INDIAN FRONTIER / JANY 29 1898 AGED 27 YEARS / "BE THOU FAITHFUL UNTO DEATH & I WILL / GIVE THEE A CROWN OF LIFE" REV.11.10
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Turing, Arthur Henry
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Commemorations
  • Colonial India
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: given names , surname , rank , unit , family relationships , manner of death , place of death , date of death , age at death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 560MM, width 790MM
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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