Lieutenant Colonel Philip Vaughan Holberton Battlefield Cross


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Reference WMO255498

Address:

Church of St Mary

Bitterley Lane

Bitterley

Ludlow

SY8 3HL

England

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Status: On original site
Type: Freestanding
Location: Internal
Setting: Inside a building - public/private
Description: Battlefield (wooden) cross
Materials:
  • Metal Brass
Lettering: Inscribed on a plaque
Conflicts:
  • First World War (1914-1918)
About the memorial: Battlefield Cross and with brass plaque
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This cross was erected by the officers, NCOs and men of the 1/5th Lancashire Fusiliers over the grave near Gomiecourt in France of Lieutenant Colonel Philip Vaughan Holberton at the spot where he fell in action on 26th March 1918 and afterwards placed in this church by his wife Dorethea, daughter of Owen Walcot.

Lieutenant Colonel Philip Vaughan Holberton

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