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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Medina
Town
Whippingham
County
Isle Of Wight
Country
England
Commemoration
Non-Combat Deaths
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: April 1906
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
40873
Current location

ST MILDREDS CHURCH
Beatrice Ave
Whippingham
Medina
Isle Of Wight
England

OS Grid Ref: SZ 511 936
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
TABLET
Inscription
TO THE HONOURED MEMORY OF EIGHTY FOUR/ HESSIAN SOLDIERS OF THE REGIMENTS/ PRINZ CARL LOSSBERG AND GENDARMES ALSO/ OF THE FUSILIER BATTALION PRUESCHENK/ WHO DIED OF DISEASE IN THE ISLE OF WIGHT/ DURING THE CAMPAIGN IN THE YEAR 1794, AND/ WERE BURIED IN WHIPPINGHAM CHURCHYARD/ THIS TABLET IS PLACED HERE BY/ THE LANDGRAF OF HESSE APRIL 1906
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Non-Combat Deaths
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • MEWHM004

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