Memorial: M6589

Memorial at Lichfield Cathedral to Vice-Admiral Edward Henry Howard d. 1890.


Lichfield Cathedral, Lichfield, Staffordshire, England


‘To the dear memory of Edward Henry Howard, Vice-Admiral, A.D.C. to Queen Victoria, Naval Attaché for Europe, 3rd son of the Very Rev. The Hon. Henry Howard, D.D., sometime Dean of this cathedral church. Born 1832, Died January 18th 1890. This tablet is dedicated by his mother.’


Description: Bronze plaque, with marble head and marble inscription.
Type: Wall tablet
Position: West door, west wall
Materials: Marble; bronze


Howard, Edward Henry
Age: 48
Date of Death: 18/1/1890
Cause of Death: unknown
Rank / Occupation: Vice-Admiral
Organisation: Royal Navy


Bibliography: Savage, Morris Boscawen ‘Lichfield Cathedral: A history of the Naval and Military Monuments, Memorials and Colours’ (Lichfield, 1967) p. 39.

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