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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Exeter
Town
Exeter
County
Devon
Country
England
Commemoration
Non-Combat Deaths, VC or GC Recipients
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
46093

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Current location

EXETER CATHEDRAL
Exeter
Exeter
Devon
England

OS Grid Ref: SX 920 920
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Wall mounted stone tablet with veined black marble mount. Incised black lettering.
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF/ MAJOR JAMES EDWARD/ IGNATIUS MATERSON V.C./ WHO SERVED IN THE/ DEVONSHIRE REGIMENT/ FROM 1893 TO 1912./ DIED 24TH DECEMBER 1935./ THIS TABLET WAS ERECTED/ BY HIS BROTHER OFFICERS.
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Non-Combat Deaths
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 1
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,year died,regiment,forename,decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
  • VC or GC Recipients
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 1
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • CATHEDRAL CHURCH OF ST PETER
  • Grade I
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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