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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Lancaster
Town
Lancaster
County
Lancashire
Country
England
Commemoration
Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
70477
Current location

in KOLR Museum
on 1st floor
on wall of a corridor
Lancaster City Museum
Market Square
Lancaster
Lancaster
Lancashire
LA1 1HY
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 47603 61739
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Bronze Plaque set in wooden frame
Inscription
1ST/VOLUNTEER BATTALION/THE KINGS OWN/ROYAL LANCASTER REGT/SOUTH AFRICA/1900-1901/ROLL OF OFFICERS AND MEN WhO SERVED IN THE WAR/1ST VB KINGS OWN REGIMENT/NO 1 ACTIVE SERVICE COMPANY/[121 names]/NO 2 ACTIVE SERVICE COMPANY/[98 names]/NO 3 ACTIVE SERVICE COMPANY/[21 names]
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
    Total names on memorial: 240
    Served and returned: 240
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames, rank
    Order of information: rank then surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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