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STAMFORD ST JOHN'S SOUTH AFRICAN (BOER WAR) MEMORIAL

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Compiled and Copyright © Chris Harley 2007

This plaque is to be found within St John's Church, Stamford and details one man who died during the SOuth African War 1899-1902.

Photograph Copyright © Chris Harley 2007

This Tablet, to the Memory of
Private JOHN GEORGE EDGE 2nd VB Lincs Regt
(Stamford Active Service Section) who Died
for his King and Country at Rietfontein
S Africa Nov 18th 1901 was erected by
Officers and Comrades of the D and G Companies
and the Stamford Fire Brigade. Aged 24

 

1899-1902

EDGE

John George

Private 6686, 2nd Volunteer Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Died of disease 18th November 1901 at Rietfontein. Aged 24. Originally part of Stamford Fire Brigade. See also Peterborough Cathedral and Lincolnshire Regiment Memorial.

Last updated 8 September, 2007

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