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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Vale Of White Horse
Town
West Hendred
County
Oxfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
31909
Current location

Holy Trinity Church
Church Lane
off Ginge Road
West Hendred
Vale Of White Horse
Oxfordshire
OX12 8RS
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 44731 88283
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Wall mounted, portrait orientated brass plaque.
Inscription
ERECTED BY THE COUNTY OF BERKSHIRE IN MEMORY OF / SHOEING SMITH GEORGE ARTHUR ALDER / 58TH COMPANY IMPERIAL YEOMANRY / AGED 23 YEARS / WHO DIED OF ENTERIC FEVER AT / LINDLEY, SOUTH AFRICA / ON 27TH DEC. 1900
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Alder, George Arthur
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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: surname,rank,year died,regiment,place of death,forename,manner of death,age of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 18", width 10"
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Details: County of Berkshire.

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