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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Rushmoor
Town
Aldershot
County
Hampshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
Maker
Gawthorp and Sons (Designer)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 1905
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
50334
Current location

ALL SAINTS ROYAL GARRISON CHURCH
Farnborough Rd
Aldershot
Rushmoor
Hampshire
GU11 1QA
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 861 506
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
LANCET HEADED BRASS PLAQUE MOUNTED ONTO A BACKBOARD. INCISED INSCRIPTION IN BLACK LETTERING. TWO PENANTS WITH CREST OF THE 9TH QUEENS ROYAL LANCERS DEPICTED AT THE TOP OF THE PLAQUE TWO LARGER PENANTS DEPICTED AT THE SIDES OF THE PLAQUE. RIBBON WITH BATTLE HONOURS ETCHED ON IT DEPICTED AT THE BASE OF THE PLAQUE.
Inscription
SOUTH AFRICA 1899 - 1902/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN MEMORY OF/ THE OFFICERS N.C.OS AND MEN OF THE/ NINTH QUEENS ROYAL LANCERS/ WHO LOST THEIR LIVES IN SOUTH AFRICA/ DURING THE BOER WAR/ KILLED IN ACTION OR DIED OF WOUNDS/ (NAMES)/ DIED FROM DISEASE OR ACCIDENTS/ (NAMES)/ ERECTED BY OFFICERS N.C.OS AND MEN/ 1905/ (BATTLE HONOURS)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
    Total names on memorial: 142
    Served and returned: 71
    Died: 71
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,manner of death
    Order of information: manner of death,rank,surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
  • ROYAL GARRISON CHURCH OF ALL SAINTS
  • Grade II
  • 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
Sponsorship
Other
Reference
  • Published:Eyre and Spottiswoode 1911 London

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