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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Antrim
Town
Newtownabbey
County
Antrim
Country
Northern Ireland
Commemoration
Unknown
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
70250
Current location

Church of the Holy Evangelists
Church Road
Newtownabbey
Antrim
Antrim
BT36 6DJ
Northern Ireland

OS Grid Ref: NW 45898 37801
Denomination: Church of Ireland

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Description
A white marble tablet mounted onto the wall on a dark wooden backboard. The tablet has a triangular head and the dedication is written in incised black capital lettering in the centre.
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF / DONALD MEINT CAMERON / LATE MAJOR OF THE 94TH REGIMENT / WHO DIED AT SEA IN COMMAND OF THE / RIGHT WING OF THE REGIMENT ON THE / 30TH JUNE 1854, IN HIS 42ND YEAR. / HIS REMAINS ARE INTERRED IN / THE ISLAND OF ST. HELENA. / THIS TABLET WAS ERECTED BY HIS / BROTHER OFFICERS, / TO WHOM HE WAS ENDEARED BY HIS / MANY ESTIMABLE QUALITIES.
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Unknown
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: forename, surname, rank, regiment, date of death, age of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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