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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Winchester
Town
Winchester
County
Hampshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
21964
Current location

LOCATED ON OUTSIDE WALL OF SOUTH PRESBYTER AISLE
WINCHESTER CATHEDRAL
The Cl
Winchester
Winchester
Hampshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 482 292
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
PLAIN RECTANGULAR TABLET WITH INSET PAINTED COAT OF ARMS ABOVE THE INSCRIPTION. PEDIMENT WITH THREE GOLD PAINTED ROSE BOSSES CARVED ON IT
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF LORD LEOPOLD / ARTHUR LOUIS MOUNTBATTEN (PRINCE / LEOPOLD OF BATTENDBERG) G.C.V.O. HON / MAJOR K.R.R.C. WHO DIED APRIL 23RD 1922 / AGED 33 YEARS ALSO PRINCE MAURICE / VICTOR DONALD OF BATTENDBERG / K.C.V.O. / LIEUTENANT K.R.R.C. WHO / FELL IN ACTION AT ZONNEBEKE / OCTOBER 27TH 1914 AGED 23 YEARS / TO WHOSE MEMORY THEIR BROTHER / OFFICERS HAVE SET UP THIS TABLET
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Battendberg, Victory Donald
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,year died,regiment,place of death,forename,manner of death,age of death,relationships,additional,decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 600MM, width 300MM
    Materials: Marble
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 19 Source: Image Library NIWM Published:THE FRIENDS OF WINCHESTER CATHEDRAL 1974 WINCHESTER

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