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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
East Hertfordshire
Town
Hertford
County
Hertfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
Maker
W Andrews and Sons
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 11 April 1903
    Attended by:
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
19325
Current location

Tablet on wall of Library
Public Library
Old Cross
Hertford
East Hertfordshire
Hertfordshire
SG14 1RF
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 320 120
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
FORM OF GOTHIC ARCH
Inscription
BOROUGH OF HERTFORD/ SOUTH AFRICAN WAR 1899 1902./ IN RECOGNITION OF THE LOYALTY OF THE HERTFORD MEN WHO/ VOLUNTEERED AND WERE ACCEPTED FOR ACTIVE SERVICE IN SOUTH AFRICA/ THIS TABLET HAS BEEN PLACED HERE BY THE MAYOR, ALDERMEN AND/ BURGESSES OF THIS BOROUGH./ 4TH BATTN. THE BEDFORDSHIRE REGIMENT (HARTS MILITIA)/ (names)/ HERTS IMPERIAL YEOMANRY/ (names)/ 1st (HERTS) V B THE BEDFORDSHIRE REGT. (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
    Total names on memorial: 103
    Served and returned: 100
    Died: 3
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank,regiment
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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