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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Maidstone
Town
Linton
County
Kent
Country
England
Commemoration
Ireland (1801-1923)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
65799

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Current location

St Nicholas' Church
Linton Hill
Linton
Maidstone
Kent
ME17 4AW
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 75460 50140
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Oval tablet with family insignia of a deer in relief top centre and relief badge of the 17th Lancers below inscription. Incised lettering. Mounted on rectangular backboard.
Inscription
VIRTUS VINCIT INVIDIAM/ IN/ EVER LOVING MEMORY OF / FIENNES WYKEHAM/ MANN CORNWALLIS/ M.C. CROIX DE GUERRE./ CAPTAIN - 17TH LANCERS ./ ELDEST SON OF FIENNES STANLEY/ WYKEHAM AND MABEL CORNWALLIS,/ WHO, BORN AUGUST 21ST 1890, WAS KILLED IN / THE SERVICE OF HIS COUNTRY AT GORT. / CO. GALWAY, MAY 15TH 1921./ THIS TABLET IS PLACED HERE BY / HIS BROTEHRS AND SISTERS
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Cornwallis, Fiennes Wykeham Mann
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Commemorations
  • Ireland (1801-1923)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,year died,regiment,forename,place of burial,age of death,relationships,decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private
Reference

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