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Memorial details

Memorial type
Seat
District
Restormel
Town
St Austell
County
Cornwall
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
26256
Current location

Junction of Truro Road and Park Road.
Truro Rd
St Austell
Restormel
Cornwall
PL25 5JF
England

OS Grid Ref: SX 00999 52498
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Stone seat with dedicatory metal plaque placed on the seat back
Inscription
TO THE MEMORY OF/ CAPTAIN THE HON. THOMAS CHARLES/ REGINALD AGAR-ROBERTS,/ COLDSTREAM GUARDS, M.P. FOR THE ST./ AUSTELL DIVISION OF CORNWALL, WHO LOST/ HIS LIFE IN FRANCE SEPT. 30TH, 1915, AFTER/ RESCUING A WOUNDED COMRADE UNDER/ HEAVY FIRE FOR WHICH GALLANT EXPLOIT/ HE WAS RECOMMENDED FOR THE VICTORIA/ CROSS. ERECTED BY MEMBERS OF THE HOUSE/ OF LORDS AND OF THE HOUSE OF COMMONS.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Agar-roberts, Thomas Charles Geginals
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank,year died,regiment,place of death,forename,manner of death,occupation,additional
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
  • Seat
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Comments: Cornwall Council has this memorial cleaned every year the week before Remembrance Day.

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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