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EXETER GUILDHALL BOER WAR MEMORIAL

Boer War - Detailed information
Compiled and copyright © Martin Edwards 2008

The memorial Exeter Boer War memorial can be found in the Guildhall, High Street, Exeter. It takes the form of a marble plaque with the inscription carved into the top and the Exter motto and arms at the base. The names are listed in three columns and this section is inset into the plaque. There are 69 names listed. The names listed here have been sorted into alphabetical order for ease of reading and research.

Photograph Copyright ©David Cornforth 2008

1899-1902
THIS TABLET IS ERECTED BY THE CORPORATION OF EXETER TO
COMMEMORATE THE LOYALTY AND PATRIOTISM OF THE CITIZENS
WHOSE NAMES ARE RECORDED UNDERNEATH WHO VOLUN-
TEERED FOR SERVICE IN SOUTH AFRICA DURING THE BOER WAR

ADAMS

J

Sapper, 1st Section, 1st Devon & Somerset Volunteers, Royal Engineers

AGNEW

A

Private, 1st Volunteer Battalion, Devonshire Regiment

AYRE

E A

Corporal, Royal 1st Devon, Imperial Yeomanry. Enlisted at Exeter.

BEALEY

A

Sapper, 2nd Section, 1st Devon & Somerset Volunteers, Royal Engineers

BROOME

W A

Trooper, Royal 1st Devon, Imperial Yeomanry. Enlisted at Exeter.

CLARK

J

Sergeant, 1st Section, 1st Devon & Somerset Volunteers, Royal Engineers

CLIFT

H

Telegraph Battalion, Royal Engineers. From Exeter Post Office.

CORNISH

H F

Lance Corporal, 1st Volunteer Battalion, Devonshire Regiment

DOWN

J F

St John's Ambulance Briagde. From Exeter Fire Brigade.

DUNSTAN

E J

Private, 1st Volunteer Battalion, Devonshire Regiment

EAVES

J M

Trooper, Royal 1st Devon, Imperial Yeomanry. Enlisted at Exeter.

EDMONDS

R G

Trooper, Royal 1st Devon, Imperial Yeomanry. Enlisted at Exeter.

FAIRWEATHER

C

Trooper, Royal 1st Devon, Imperial Yeomanry. Enlisted at Exeter.

FOOTE

H L

Trooper, Royal 1st Devon, Imperial Yeomanry. Enlisted at Exeter.

FORD

S

Sapper, 2nd Section, 1st Devon & Somerset Volunteers, Royal Engineers

FOSTER

H B

Trooper, 83rd Company, Imperial Yeomanry.

FRIEND

C

Sergeant, 1st Section, 1st Devon & Somerset Volunteers, Royal Engineers

FRIEND

F

2nd Corporal , 1st Section, 1st Devon & Somerset Volunteers, Royal Engineers

FROST

G W

Private, 1st Volunteer Battalion, Devonshire Regiment

GIBSON

C

Telegraph Battalion, Royal Engineers. From Exeter Post Office.

GOULD

E J

Trooper, Royal 1st Devon, Imperial Yeomanry. Enlisted at Exeter.

GRATWICKE

E H

Bugler, 2nd Battalion, Cheshire Regiment

GUEST

W

Corporal, 1st Section, 1st Devon & Somerset Volunteers, Royal Engineers

HARDING

C J

Trooper, North Somerset, Imperial Yeomanry.

HAWKER

F J

Sergeant, 2nd Section, 1st Devon & Somerset Volunteers, Royal Engineers

HERN

H

St John's Ambulance Briagde. From Exeter Fire Brigade.

HINE

E C

Private, 1st Volunteer Battalion, Devonshire Regiment

HOSKINS

A

Sergeant, Royal 1st Devon, Imperial Yeomanry. Enlisted at Exeter.

HOSKINS

A

Private, 1st Volunteer Battalion, Devonshire Regiment

HOSKINS

H

Private, 1st Volunteer Battalion, Devonshire Regiment

LAKE

G H

Lieutenant, 2nd Section, 1st Devon & Somerset Volunteers, Royal Engineers

LOWE

W F

Telegraph Battalion, Royal Engineers. From Exeter Post Office.

MATTHEWS

A G

Squadron Sergeant Major, Royal 1st Devon, Imperial Yeomanry. Enlisted at Exeter.

MELHUISH

W

St John's Ambulance Briagde. From Exeter Fire Brigade.

MILTON

J

Trooper, London Yeomanry.

MORTIMER

J

Trooper, Royal 1st Devon, Imperial Yeomanry. Enlisted at Exeter.

ORCHARD

H

Private, 2nd Battalion, Cheshire Regiment

PALMER

W

Private, 1st Volunteer Battalion, Devonshire Regiment

PETT

M W

St John's Ambulance Briagde. From Exeter Fire Brigade.

PIPER

E J

Captain, 2nd Battalion, Shropshire Light Infantry

PUGSLEY

F J

Trooper, Royal 1st Devon, Imperial Yeomanry. Enlisted at Exeter.

RATTENBURY

P E

Private, 1st Volunteer Battalion, Devonshire Regiment

RENDLE

J

Telegraph Battalion, Royal Engineers. From Exeter Post Office.

RICHARDS

W

Lance Corporal , 2nd Section, 1st Devon & Somerset Volunteers, Royal Engineers

RIPPON

S W

Trooper, Royal 1st Devon, Imperial Yeomanry. Enlisted at Exeter.

SAMWAYS

W

Trooper, Royal 1st Devon, Imperial Yeomanry. Enlisted at Exeter.

SEAWARD

C

Sergeant, 1st Section, 1st Devon & Somerset Volunteers, Royal Engineers

SHAPLEY

C

Sergeant, 1st Section, 1st Devon & Somerset Volunteers, Royal Engineers

SMALE

F L

Corporal, 1st Volunteer Battalion, Devonshire Regiment

SQUIRE

R

Sapper, 2nd Section, 1st Devon & Somerset Volunteers, Royal Engineers

STIDWELL

C

Private, 1st Volunteer Battalion, Devonshire Regiment

STOCKER

C J

Private, 1st Volunteer Battalion, Devonshire Regiment

STONEMAN

F S J

Lance Corporal , 1st Section, 1st Devon & Somerset Volunteers, Royal Engineers

SWASH

A

Sapper, 2nd Section, 1st Devon & Somerset Volunteers, Royal Engineers

TETT

C

Corporal, 1st Volunteer Battalion, Devonshire Regiment

TOWNING

H J

Private, 1st Volunteer Battalion, Devonshire Regiment

TUCKER

F W

Private, 1st Volunteer Battalion, Devonshire Regiment

TULLIDGE

C J

Private, 1st Volunteer Battalion, Devonshire Regiment

VOSPER

C

St John's Ambulance Briagde. From Exeter Fire Brigade.

WALKERLEY

F

Trooper, Royal 1st Devon, Imperial Yeomanry. Enlisted at Exeter.

WAY

H

Private, 1st Volunteer Battalion, Devonshire Regiment

WEBBER

R

St John's Ambulance Briagde. From Exeter Fire Brigade.

WEEKS

F T

Private, 1st Volunteer Battalion, Devonshire Regiment

WHITE

H

Trooper, Royal 1st Devon, Imperial Yeomanry. Enlisted at Exeter.

WIDGER

W J

Telegraph Battalion, Royal Engineers. From Exeter Post Office.

WILLS

J H

Private, 1st Volunteer Battalion, Devonshire Regiment

WILSON

T

Private, 1st Volunteer Battalion, Devonshire Regiment

WIPPELL

W J

Trooper, Royal 1st Devon, Imperial Yeomanry. Enlisted at Exeter.

WOTTON

F W

Private, 1st Volunteer Battalion, Devonshire Regiment

SEMPER FIDELIS

Last updated 8 May, 2008

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