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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Monmouth
Town
Abergavenny
County
Gwent
Country
Wales
Commemoration
Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
3652
Current location

St Mary's Church
Monk St
Abergavenny
Monmouth
Gwent
NP7 5NQ
Wales

OS Grid Ref: SO 30123 14134
Denomination: Church in Wales

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Description
Brass plaque on a marble backboard. Inscription in black and red lettering surrounded by various etched devices and crests.
Inscription
THIS TABLET WAS ERECTED BY / THE INHABITANTS OF ABERGAVENNY AND / THE NEIGHBOURHOOD TO COMMEMORATE / THE SERVICES OF THE VOLUNTEERS OF / ABEERGAVENNY AND DISTRICT WHO TOOK / PART IN THE SOUTH AFRICAN WAR OF / 1899 - 1902. ALSO IN COMMEMORATION OF THOSE / WHO LOST THEIR LIVES IN THE CAMPAIGN / IMPERIAL YEOMANRY (names) / 2ND EAST SURREY REGT (names) / 4TH VB SOUTH WALES BORDERERS / (names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Charles, Henry
Davies, Luther
Evans, H
Gibbons, E
Harris, George
Holland, Daniel
Jones, T
Jones, Williams
Lee, T S
Marsh, William John Reginald
See details for all 25 names
Commemorations
  • Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
    Total names on memorial: 25
    Served and returned: 21
    Died: 4
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Regiment, rank, forename, surname
    Order of information: Regiment, surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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