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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Carlisle
Town
Carlisle
County
Cumbria
Country
England
Commemoration
Colonial India
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
66971
Current location

North West Wall of North Aisle
Carlisle Cathedral
The Abbey
Carlisle
Carlisle
Cumbria
CA3 8TZ
England

OS Grid Ref: NY3990155957
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Large marble tablet with engraved figures.
Inscription
IN REMEMBRANCE OF/JOHN RICHARD GRAHAM ESQUIRE/THIRD SON OF/JAMES GRAHAM ESQUIRE OF RICHARDBY/NEAR THIS CITY/AND LATE A CAPTAIN IN THE/FIFTH REGIMENT OF THE BENGAL CAVALRY/WHO DIED/AT MUSSORIE IN THE EAST INDIES/1OTH OF MAY 1850/AETAT 29/ TO COMMEMORATE THEIR REGARD FOR HIS MANY VIRTUES/IN THE VARIOUS SITUATIONS OF COMRADE, OFFICER/AND MAN; AND AS A RECORD OF AFFECTION/FOR ONE, WHO, LIVING, NEVER HAD AN ENEMY,/AND DYING, WAS LAMENTED BY ALL WHO/KNEW HIM, THIS TABLET IS ERECTED/BY HIS BROTHER OFFICERS
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Graham, John Richard
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Commemorations
  • Colonial India
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, Forenames, date of death, place of death, age, relationships, rank, regiment.
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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