Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Roxburgh
Town
Swinton
County
Borders
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
Colonial India
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
81106

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Current location

Parish Church
Swinton
Roxburgh
Borders
TD11 3JE
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NT 83876 47647
Denomination: Church of Scotland

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Description
Family Brass Plaque
Inscription
To the Glory of God/In Memory of/William Bentinck Swinton/Major Madras Light Cavalry/Killed 4th June 1876
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Swinton, William Bentinck
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Commemorations
  • Colonial India
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames, relationships, rank, regiment, place of death, date of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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