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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Rushmoor
Town
Aldershot
County
Hampshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Non-Combat Deaths
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
50468
Current location

NORTH AISLE
CATHEDRAL CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL AND ST GEORGE
Queens Av
Aldershot
Rushmoor
Hampshire
GU11 2BY
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 865 519
Denomination: Roman Catholic

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Description
TREFOIL HEADED RECTANGULAR BRASS PLAQUE WITH INCISED INSCRIPTION. REGIMENTAL BADGE AT THE TOP CENTRE OF THE PLAQUE LAUREL GARLAND DESIGN IN RELIEF ON THE BORDER OF THE PLAQUE
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF/ CAPTAIN C. C. DE LA P. BERESFORD,/ COMMANDING 1ST FIELD TROOP, ROYAL ENGINEERS,/ WHO LOST HIS LIFE AT ALDERSHOT ON THE 30TH MAY 1910,/ IN SAVING A COMRADE./ THIS MEMORIAL IS 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,place of death,forename,manner of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 300MM, width 600MM
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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