Lt Frederick William Lane Birdwood and Midshipman William Albert Birdwood

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Reference WMO/293249


Holy Trinity Church

Church Street




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Status: On original site
Type: Non freestanding
Location: Internal
Setting: Attached to a building/structure
Description: Board/Plaque/ Tablet
  • Metal Metal (any)
Lettering: Inscribed on a plaque
  • Afghanistan (1800-1899)
  • Non-Specific Conflict
About the memorial: Two bars palques situated below the stained glass window behind the altar commemorating the Birdwood brothers William and Frederic. William was the youngest son of Major General W I Biordwood and was serving with HMS Agincourt when he died of typhoid fever at the Royal Naval Hospital Plymouth. Frederic was the eldest son of Major General W I Birdwood and Williams brother. He was serving with the Royal Artillery in Afghanistan wheh he died from an accident whilst out hunting.
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Palque 1 In memory of / William Albert Birdwood / Midshipman Royal Navy / who died 17th July 1883 aged 17 Plaque 2 In memory of / Fredric William Lane Birdwood / Lieutenant Royal Artillery / who dies 23rd January 1884 aged 22

William Albert Birdwood; Fredric William Lane Birdwood

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