William Berry - St Mary - Ashley, Northamptonshire
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB
N 52° 30.675 W 000° 49.865
30U E 647186 N 5820114
Quick Description: Memorial plaque to Private William Berry in St Mary's church, Ashley, killed in the Second Boer War, 1900.
Location: East Midlands, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 2/11/2020 10:33:19 AM
Waymark Code: WM122T6
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member wayfrog
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Long Description:
Memorial plaque to Private William Berry in St Mary's church, Ashley, killed in the Second Boer War, 1900. The memorial consists of an alabaster decorative edging on a slate backboard, with a roundel containing the emblem of 3 feathers in a crown. The inscription is in raised lettering on a metal plate.

Inscription -
IN LOVING MEMORY OF
WILLIAM BERRY
OF THE 7th COMPANY IMPERIAL YEOMANRY
FIFTH SON OF
ROBERT KENDALL AND MARY ROSE BERRY
WHO WAS KILLED IN ACTION
NEAR BIDDULPHSBERG ORANGE RIVER COLONY
ON MAY 29th 1900
AGED 22 YEARS
Which Boer War?: Not listed

Boer War Website: Not listed

First Boer War (Alternate Name): Not listed

Second Boer War (Alternate Name): Not listed

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