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Memorial details

Memorial type
Serviceman / Servicewoman
District
Test Valley
Town
Amport
County
Hampshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
40564
Current location

PARISH CHURCH
Amport
Test Valley
Hampshire
SP11 8BW
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 299 443
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
TABLET WITH BAS RELIEF CARVING OF THE MARQUESS OF WINCHESTER IN THE CENTRE FLANKED BY THE DEDICATORY INSCRIPTION BRONZE FIGURE OF A STANDARD BEARER PLACED AT THE TOP CENTRE OF THE TABLET. LOW RELIEF CARVING OF TWO ANGELS WITH A TRUMPET FLANKS THE INSCRIPTION. GARLAND CARVED AT THE BASE OF THE TABLET
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF AUGUSTUS JOHN/ HENRY BEAUMONT PAULET 15TH MARQUESS/ OF WINCHESTER/ MAJOR, COLDSTREAM GUARDS/ WHO WAS KILLED IN THE 21ST/ YEAR OF HIS SERVICE WITH THE REGIMENT/ AT THE BATTLE OF MAGERSFONTEIN/ IN SOUTH AFRICA 11TH DECEMBER 1899/ THIS TABLET IS ERECTED BY COLDSTREAMERS OF ALL RANKS BY WHOM HE WAS UNIVERSALLY BELOVED
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: rank,year died,regiment,place of death,forename,manner of death,additional
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 830MM, width 1370MM
    Materials: Marble - White
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private

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