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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Wirral
Town
Heswall
County
Merseyside
Country
England
Commemoration
Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
Maker
J. Thomason (Unknown)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
2402
Current location

St Peter's Church
Church Farm Court
Heswall
Wirral
Merseyside
CH60 0EU
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 26596 81219
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Brass plaque on wooden back board
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF / PRIVATE JAMES ELLIS / K COMPY 1ST VBCR / WHO DIED AT KIMBERLEY SOUTH AFRICA / AUGUST 16TH 1901 / WHILE SERVING WITH THE / 2ND BAT CHESHIRE REGIMENT/AGED 22 YEARS
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Rank, forename, surname, regiment, place of death, date of death, manner of death, age of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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