Boer War Memorial - Town Hall - Evesham, Worcestershire
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N 52° 05.545 W 001° 56.839
30U E 572117 N 5771840
Quick Description: A shield-shaped Boer War memorial tablet mounted on the wall of the Town Hall in Market Square, Evesham.
Location: West Midlands, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 11/25/2018 5:20:38 AM
Waymark Code: WMZKMN
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member wayfrog
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Long Description:
A shield-shaped tablet mounted on the wall of the Town Hall in Market Square. Town crest is at the top centre, followed by the inscription and names in raised lettering.

Inscription:
THIS TABLET
COMMEMORATES THE PUBLIC APPRECIATION
OF THE PATRIOTISM SHOWN BY THE
UNDERMENTIONED MEN OF THE - D - EVESHAM
COMPANY 2ND WORCESTERSHIRE REGT
IN VOLUNTEERING FOR ACTIVE SERVICE
IN THE SOUTH AFRICAN WAR
1900 - 1901
(NAMES)


Names on memorial:
G BYRD.
J CASSELL.
J R DALE.
F B FINCH.
C FREEMAN.
W J GARDINER.
W GRINNALL.
F HALFORD.
J H HAY.
G HARCOURT.
H HARRIS.
J LANGSTONE.
G MARCH.
W PERRIGO. (Private 6783, 2nd Worcestershire Regiment, South African Field Force, Died 5 June 1900 at Wynbery)
W J PORTER.
H SMITH.
W SORRELL.
R E TWIGG.
J TOMKINS.
W WALTERS
---------
J.S. SLATER, Mayor.
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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