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Winchester Cathedral
Cathedral Close
Winchester
Winchester
Hampshire
SO23 9LS
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 48231 29263
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
A brass plaque set into a wall niche with straight sides and base and a trefoil headed top . A wide border follows the profile of the niche with the Battalion's battle honours in raised lettering on a dark red background . At the top the badge of the Royal Munster Fusiliers , below which is the dedication and names all incised and coloured black . On the ledge below the plaque is a small grey panel with two additional names coloured black .
Inscription
Main plaque .TO THE PERPETUAL MEMORY /OF THE FOLLOWING OFFICERS OF THE/ 1ST EUROPEAN BENGAL FUSILIERS/ NOW THE 1ST BATTALION THE ROYAL MUNSTER FUSILIERS/ WHO SERVED IN ACTION UNDER THESE COLOURS/(names) . Additional tablet (names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Battye, G M
Birrell, D
Box, T
Boyton, Thomas M
Brown, E
Brown, F D M
Butler, T A
Cavagnari, L N
Clark, C
Daniell, J W
See details for all 37 names
Commemorations
  • 19th Century Wars (1800-1899)
    Total names on memorial: 21
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 21
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank , initials ,surname , awards place of death , date of death
    Order of information: no discernable order
  • 20th Century Wars (1900-1999)
    Total names on memorial: 10
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 10
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank ,initials , surname , awards , date of death.
    Order of information: no discernable order
  • Indian Mutiny (1857-1858)
    Total names on memorial: 3
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 3
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank , initials , surname ,awards , place of death , date of death
    Order of information: no discernable order
  • VC or GC Recipients
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank , initials , surname , awards , date of death
    Order of information: no discernable order
  • First and Second Anglo-Afghan Wars (1839-1842 and 1878-1880)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank , initials , surname , awards , date of death
    Order of information: no discernable order
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height c 1500, width c 350
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
  • CATHEDRAL CHURCH OF THE HOLY TRINITY
  • 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
Reference
  • THE MILITARY MEMORIALS OF WINCHESTER CATHEDRAL by GOLDSMITH, RFK 11-12 Source: Image Library NIWM Published:THE FRIENDS OF WINCHESTER CATHEDRAL 1974 WINCHESTER

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