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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
City Of Edinburgh
Town
Edinburgh
County
Lothian
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
74143
Current location

South Aisle
St Mary's Cathedral
Palmerston Place
Edinburgh
City Of Edinburgh
Lothian
EH12 5AW
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NT 24131 73500
Denomination: Scottish Episcopal

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Description
Rectangular brass plaque with ornamented border and a Gordon Highlanders badge on the top centre. Lettering in black and red.
Inscription
IN LOVING MEMORY OF/ LEWIS BALFOUR BRADBURY/ LIEUTENANT/ 2ND BATTN GORDON HIGHLANDERS/ BORN IN CALCUTTA 12TH NOV 1877/ DIED 22ND OCTOBER 1899/ FROM WOUNDS RECEIVED IN/ THE BATTLE OF ELANDSLAAGTE./ "THE SOULS OF THE RIGHTEOUS/ ARE IN THE HAND OF THE GOD."
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bradbury, Lewis Balfour
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Commemorations
  • Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forenames, surname, rank, regiment, place of birth, date of birth, date of death, manner of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Cathedral Brasses and Memorials - St Mary's Cathedral

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