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Memorial details

Memorial type
Addition to gravestone
District
Shrewsbury And Atcham
Town
Battlefield
County
Shropshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
37897
Current location

ST MARY MAGDALENE CHURCH
Battlefield
Shrewsbury And Atcham
Shropshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 513 173
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
CROSS ON THREE STEPPED PLINTH
Inscription
IN/ LOVING MEMORY/ OF/ FRANCIS HENRY/ ONLY SURVIVING SON OF/ FREDERIC AND/ AGNES SARAH CHUBB/ WHO WAS KILLED IN ACTION/ ON OCTOBER 13TH 1900/ AT CAROLINA, SOUTH AFRICA/ WHILE SERVING WITH THE 8TH HUSSARS/ AGED 20/ MAY HE REST IN PEACE
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: year died,regiment,place of death,forename,manner of death,age of death,relationships
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private
Reference

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