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Memorial details

Memorial type
Addition to gravestone
District
Newbury
Town
Newbury
County
Berkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
66266
Current location

Newtown Road Cemetery
112 Newbury Road
Newbury
Newbury
Berkshire
RG14 7EB
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 472 657
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Addition to gravestone.
Inscription
IN/ LOVING MEMORY/ OF CHARLES HOOD FREEMAN/ WHO DIED APRIL 21st 1901/ AGED 18 YEARS/ "TO BE WITH CHRIST WHICH IS FAR BETTER" PHUIL 1 23./ INTERRED AT PIETERMAURITZBURG/ SOUTH AFRICA. ALSO OF ALGERNON FREEMAN/ BROTHER OF THE ABOVE/ KILLED AT GALLIPOLI/ AUGUST 21st 1915/ AGED 21 YEARS/ BERKS YEOMANRY/ "FIGHT THE GOOD FIGHT."
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,year died,regiment,place of death,forename,age of death,relationships
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,year died,forename,place of burial,age of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Gravestone
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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