© WMR-25216

Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Exeter
Town
Exeter
County
Devon
Country
England
Commemoration
Indian Mutiny (1857-1858)
Maker
Carlo Marochetti
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: C1869
    Attended by:
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
25216
Current location
  • IN THE NAVE
    EXETER CATHEDRAL
    Exeter
    Exeter
    Devon
    EX1 1HS
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SX 921 925
    Denomination: Church of England
Description
LARGE WALL MOUNTED WHITE MARBLE TABLET WITH INSCRIPTION IN BLACK LETTERING IN THE CENTRE. IT IS FLANKED BY TWO BRONZE RELIEFS OF MOUNTED LANCERS STANDING SIDE ON WITH A PALM TREE IN FRONT OF THEM. BRONZE RELIEF OF LION'S HEAD WITH FOLIATE SCROLLING AND SUSPENDED MEDALS ABOVE INSCRIPTION. RELIEF OF FOLIATE SCROLLING BELOW INSCRIPTION.
Inscription
TABLET: ERECTED 1860 BY THE OFFICERS, NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICERS AND PRIVATES/ OF THE 9TH QUEENS LANCERS, WHO SERVED WITH THE REGIMENT IN INDIA, IN MEMORY OF THEIR COMRADES/ WHO FELL THERE IN THE SERVICE OF THEIR COUNTRY/ KILLED IN ACTION, OR DIED OF WOUNDS/ (Names)/ DIED FROM EFFECTS OF CLIMATE/ (Names) FRAMED AND GLAZED SIGN: THIS MEMORIAL WAS ERECTED TO THE MEMORY/ OF FIVE OFFICERS AND/ ONE HUNDRED AND FIFTY-THREE OTHER RANKS/ OF THE/ 9TH QUEEN'S ROYAL LANCERS/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES DURING THE INDIAN MUTINY/ DURING THIS CAMPAIGN THE REGIMENT (...)/ (...)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Indian Mutiny (1857-1858)
    Total names on memorial: 117
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 117
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: manner of death,rank
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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