Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Staffordshire Moorlands
Town
Kingsley
County
Staffordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Egypt and the Sudan (1882-1899), First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
61817

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Current location

Off A52
St Werburgh Church
Dovedale Road
Kingsley
Staffordshire Moorlands
Staffordshire
ST10 2AA
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 01331 46914
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
White marble tablet on a grey marble backboard with dedicatory inscription in black lettering. Regimental emblem at top centre above inscription.
Inscription
SUB - TEG MINE - FAGI/ IN EVER LOVING MEMORY OF/ ROWLAND JOHN BEECH/ LT COL. WARWICK YEOMANRY/ LATE 2ND LIFE GUARDS/ OF THE SHAWE STAFFS &/ BRANDON HALL WARWICKSHIRE/ BORN NOVEMBER 15TH 1833/ DIED AUGUST 30TH 1919/ SERVED IN SOUDAN CAMPAIGN/ 1884 - 1855/ AND IN FRANCE 1916-1918/ Neither death nor life shall be able to/ separate us from the love of God.
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Egypt and the Sudan (1882-1899)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 1
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,year died,regiment,forename
    Order of information: forename,surname,rank,regiment,year died
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,year died,regiment,forename
    Order of information: forename,surname,rank,regiment,year died
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - White
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - Grey
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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