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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Carlisle
Town
Carlisle
County
Cumbria
Country
England
Commemoration
Crimean War (1853-1856), Indian Mutiny (1857-1858)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
66974
Current location

The Border Regiment Chapel monument area
south wall
Carlisle Cathedral
The Abbey
Carlisle
Carlisle
Cumbria
CA3 8TZ
England

OS Grid Ref: NY3990155957
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Brass Plaque with the Border Regiment badge on the right hand side, the family crest on the left hand side & his seven camapign medals along the top.
Inscription
To the Glory of God/and in memory of General Sir Richard Denis Kelly KCB/Colonel 1st Battalion The Border Regiment/who died 2nd July 1897/The Officers Past and Present erect this Tablet/to record his Distinguished and Exemplary/Services in Command of the 34th or Cumberland/Regiment in the CRIMEA 1854-55-56/and through the INDIAN MUTINY CAMPAIGNS/1857-58-59
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Kelly, Richard Denis
Kelly, Richard Denis
See details for all 2 names
Commemorations
  • Crimean War (1853-1856)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 1
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, Forenames, Decorations, Date of Death, Army Career.
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Indian Mutiny (1857-1858)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 1
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, Forenames, Decorations, Date of Death, Army Career.
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: depth 5mm, height 380mm, width 890mm
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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