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Memorial details

Memorial type
Trophy / Relic
District
South Wight
Town
Brighstone
County
Isle Of Wight
Country
England
Commemoration
Non-Combat Deaths
Ceremony
  • Faculty Granted
    Date: 1899
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
21735
Current location

ST MARY THE VIRGIN CHURCH
Brighstone
South Wight
Isle Of Wight
England

OS Grid Ref: SZ 429 827
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
RECTANGULAR VEINED MARBLE TABLET WITH INSET MEDALS: SOUTH AFRICA 1879; SUAKIM 1885; EGYPT 1884 - 1886. SET WITHIN A NARROW MOULDED FRAME SURROUNDED BY A DECORATIVE MOUNT OF RED, BLUE AND GREEN BLOCKS OF MOSAIC. GOLD ART NOUVEAU LINEAR DESIGN ON THE MOUNT, WITH SACRED MONOGRAM IHC SURMOUNTED BY A CROWN AT THE TOP AND THE BADGE OF THE ARMY SERVICE CORPS AT THE BASE.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN MEMORY OF/ BERNARD HEYGATE/ COLONEL OF THE/ ARMY SERVICE CORPS/ BORN MAY 12TH 1854/ DIED DECEMBER 11 1898/ FROM THE EFFECTS OF/ AN ACCIDENT/ THIS MEMORIAL IS/ PLACED HERE IN HIS/ FATHERS CHURCH BY HIS/ BROTEHR OFFICERS/ AS A MARK OF THEIR/ RESPECT AND LOVE. A.D. 1899
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Non-Combat Deaths
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: depth 20MM, height 900MM, width 610MM
    Materials: Marble - White
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private

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