Major Herbert Augustus Carter VC

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Reference WMO263172

Address:

York Minster

Deansgate

York

England

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Status: On original site
Type: Non freestanding
Location: Internal
Setting: Inside a building - public/private
Description: Board/Plaque/ Tablet
Materials:
  • Metal Bronze
  • Stone Stone (any)
Lettering: Raised
Conflicts:
  • First World War (1914-1918)
About the memorial: Bronze plaque on stone backing with soldier (Carter?) supported by an angel. Inscription below in gold lettering.
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MAJOR HERBERT AUGUSTUS CARTER, V.C./ THE 101ST GRENADIERS INDIAN ARMY./ HE SUCCESSFULLY LED A RELIEF COLUMN OF THE/ 40TH PATAANS ON A FORCED MARCH OF TWO DAYS/ UNDER GREAT HEAT AND DIFFICULTIES, TO THE/ RELIEF OF MWELE MDOGO, SACRIFICING HIS LIFE IN THIS/ GLORIOUS DEVOTION TO DUTY, JANUARY 13TH 1916

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