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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Fylde
Town
Kirkham
County
Lancashire
Country
England
Commemoration
Waterloo Campaign (1815)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
568
Current location

St Michaels Church
Church Street
Kirkham
Fylde
Lancashire
PR4 2SE
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 42699 32349
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Marble tablet in a wooden frame.
Inscription
TO THE MEMORY OF / HENRY RISHTON BUCK A.B. / LIEUT. 33RD REGT. / WHO FELL IN BATTLE AT / WATERLOO / JUNE 18TH 1815 AGE27 / ALSO OF / JAMES BUCK / LIEUT. 21ST LIGHT DRAGOONS / WHO DIED / JAN 7TH 1815 AE19
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Buck, Henry Rishton
Buck, James
See details for all 2 names
Commemorations
  • Waterloo Campaign (1815)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,year died,regiment,forename,age of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 800MM, width 1000MM
    Materials: Marble
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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