Memorial brass in Rochester Cathedral commemorating the Royal Marine Light Infantry Divisions of Chatham, Portsmouth and Plymouth who died in the Egypt Campaign of 1882
Cathedral, Rochester, Kent, England
GIBRALTAR [On ribbon] 'PER MARE PER TERRAM', 'Sacred to the memory of / the undermentioned Officers / N.C. officers, Dr & Ptes. of the Battalion / of Royal Marine Light Infantry / who were killed in action / or died of their wounds or disease / whilst serving their Queen & Country / in Egypt in the Campaign of 1882 / CHATHAM DIVN. LIEUT COLVIN: CORPLS BRANSON, LOVE, SPEEDY, DR. GUNN. / PTS, RICHARD, CROSS, HALL, BAXTER, BILDHAM, SHEPHERD, / DARE, PLATTEN, POWER, DAY, RUTTER, GEORGE, HUDSON, JONES, / SPIERS, GILBERT, TEMPLE, GILLIES, PAYNE, STOCK, MALONEY, ELLIOTT, / BURNHAM, CORBIN, LEWIS, ROBINSON, HALLOWES, CUTCLIFFE, STOLIDAY, / PORTSMOUTH DIVN / MAJOR STRONG, SERGTS JERVIS, LAKER, CORPL. LANCASTER. / PTS CASTLE, OWEN, MURRAY, ELLIS, HICKS, SMITH, HALBERT / SHATTOCK, PYE, ROUTLEDGE / BUNN, HAYES, BAKER / PLYMOUTH DIVN / CAPT. WARDELL, LIEUTS PARKINSON & COKE. / CORP BROWN, PTS STEWARD, JENKINS, BUTLER / WARREN, JOHNSON, DEAN, NAPPER, INGRAM. / This tablet is erected by the Officers / of the Battalion in remembrance / of their Departed Comrades'
19th century conflicts in Asia