Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Weymouth And Portland
Town
Wyke Regis
County
Dorset
Country
England
Commemoration
Colonial India, First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
966

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Current location

North wall
All Saints Church
Portland Road
Wyke Regis
Weymouth And Portland
Dorset
DT4 9EZ
England

OS Grid Ref: SY 66219 77792
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Brass plaque.
Inscription
IN LOVING MEMORY OF THE BROTHER OF THE ABOVE CAPTAIN CHARLES THORNTON WARNER MAJOR 10TH INDIAN INFANTRY BRIGADE, WAZIRISTAN FORCE, DIED ON ACTIVE SERVICE AT KOKTAI 30T SEPTEMBER 1920 AGED 31. HE SERVED IN MESOPOTAMIA IN 1915, TOOK PART IN THE SEIGE OF KUT AND WAS TAKEN PRISONER OF WAR IN ASIATIC TURKEY FOR 3 YEARS. "DULCE ET DECORUM EST PRO PATRIA MORI"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Warner, Charles Thornton
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Commemorations
  • Colonial India
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forenames, surname, rank, battalion, regiment, manner of death, place of death, date of death, age of death
    Order of information: Undefined
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 1
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forenames, surname, rank, battalion, regiment, manner of death, place of death, date of death, age of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 600MM, width 900MM
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private

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