Memorial: M1770

Wall tablet in Catherington, Hampshire dedicated to Admiral Roger Curtis d. 1816

Location

All Saints Church, Catherington, Hampshire, England

Transcript

'TO THE MEMORY / OF SIR ROGER CURTIS KNIGHT AND BARONET / KNIGHT GRAND CROSS OF THE MOST HONOURABLE / MILITARY ORDER OF THE BATH / AND ADMIRAL OF THE RED / WHO DIED THE 14TH DAY OF NOVEMBER 1816 / IN THE 71ST YEAR OF HIS AGE / ALSO / OF DAME SARAH CURTIS / WHO DIED THE 10TH DAY OF APRIL 1817 / IN THE 65TH YEAR OF HER AGE'

Details

Type: Wall tablet
Position: South wall sanctuary
Materials: Marble
Vessel: Victory

Event

Glorious First of June,

Event Date

1794

Event Category

1793-1802 French Revolutionary War

People

Curtis, Roger
Age: 70
Date of Death: 14/11/1816
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation: Admiral of the Red
Organisation: Royal Navy

Extra

Notes: DOSSIER. Served as flag captain under Admiral Howe.
Recorder: The Arts Society (NADFAS)