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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Birmingham
Town
Sutton Coldfield
County
West Midlands
Country
England
Commemoration
Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
38677
Current location

Holy Trinity Church
Coleshill St
Sutton Coldfield
Birmingham
West Midlands
B72 1TF
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 12149 96305
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
PLAIN TABLET MOUNTED ON THE EXTERIOR WALL, ALONGSIDE A PASSAGE TO LEADING TO MILL STREET, RUNNING AWAY FROM THE CHURCH.
Inscription
THIS TABLET IS ERECTED TO COMMEMORATE THE BRAVERY, LOYALTY AND DEVOTION TO THEIR/ COUNTRY OF THOSE VOLUNTEERS FROM THE ROYAL TOWN AND LOCAL COMPANY WHO SERVED/ IN THE SOUTH AFRICAN WAR 1900-01-02/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
    Total names on memorial: 31
    Served and returned: 29
    Died: 2
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,manner of death
    Order of information: regiment,rank,surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 600MM, width 1000MM
    Materials: Marble - White
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
THE TRINITY CENTRE

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