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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Wirral
Town
Claughton
County
Merseyside
Country
England
Commemoration
Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
2437
Current location

Trinity With Palm Grove United Reformed And Methodist Church
Beresford Road
Claughton
Wirral
Merseyside
CH43 1UZ
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 30256 88220
Denomination: United Reformed

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Description
Plain rectangular brass plaque mounted onto a black marble backboard. Incised inscription in red and black lettering. Single line incised black border on the plaque.
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF/ LIEUT. JOHN ANDERSON BINGHAM/ WHO DIED OF WOUNDS RECEIVED IN ACTION WITH THE ENEMY AT/ DUHOOP, CAPE COLONY, FEB: 11TH 1902. AGED 27 YEARS./ ERECTED AS A MARK OF RESPECT BY THE MEMBERS OF C. TROOP/ 23RD SQUADRON, IMPERIAL YEOMANRY
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bingham, John Anderson
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Commemorations
  • Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Rank, date of death, regiment, place of death, forename, surname, manner of death, age of death, additional
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - Black
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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