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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Richmond Upon Thames
Town
Hampton
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
Crimean War (1853-1856)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
91238
Current location

St Mary's Hampton
Thames Street
Hampton
Richmond Upon Thames
Greater London
TW12 2EB
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 14056 69492
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Plain rectangular stone tablet with cropped top corners mounted on a black wooden backboard.
Inscription
IN MEMORY/OF/LT. COLONEL CHARLES FRANCIS SEYMOUR,/SCOTS FUSILIER GUARDS,/AGED 35 YEARS,/ELDEST SON OF SIR HORACE SEYMOUR,/WHILE IN THE ACT OF SUPPORTING HIS DYING GENERAL/SIR GEORGE CATHCART,/HE FELL MORTALLY WOUNDED/AT THE BATTLE OF INKERMANN,/5TH OF NOVEMBER 1854./A GOOD SON, AN AFFECTIONATE BROTHER,/AND A FAITHFUL FRIEND,/HIS LOSS IS DEEPLY FELT,/HIS MEMORY FONDLY CHERISHED.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Seymour, Charles Francis
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Commemorations
  • Crimean War (1853-1856)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: forename, surname, rank
    Order of information: Rank, forename, surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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