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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Eastleigh
Town
West End
County
Hampshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
73658
Current location

ST JAMES CHURCH
Elizabeth Close
Church Hill
West End
Eastleigh
Hampshire
SO30 3LT
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 46593 14110
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Brass plaque on a wood backboard in the shape of a shield with curved edges , at top the Badge of the 4th Rajputs , the dedication within an elaborate border , all incised and mostly coloured black
Inscription
To the Glory of God/and/in ever-loving memory/REGINALD EDWIN BOND/MAJOR/PRINCE ALBERT VICTOR'S 4th RAJPUTS/WHO WAS KILLED IN ACTION/NEAR AHWAZ IN PERSIA/ON THE THIRD OF MARCH 1915/THE TABLET HAS BEEN PLACED IN THE CHURCH/ BY HIS WIFE/greater love hath no man than this/that a man lay down his life for his friends/
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bond, Reginald Edwin
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: given names , surname , rank , unit , place of death , date of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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