Memorial Tablet

Summary: 
Brecknockshire Battalion Memorial in St Mary's Church, Aden
Description: 

Brecknockshire Battalion South Wales Borderers Memorial in St Mary's Church, Aden in Arabia (written underneath the photograph).

Cultural Narrative: 

Percy Alexander Coombe No. 1781, born 1895, served in the Brecknockshire Battalion South Wales Borderers. He was the son of John and Ellen Elizabeth Coombe. He died age 20 of heat apoplexy on 4th July 1915 at Aden and his commemorated at the Heliopolis (Aden) Memorial in Egypt. He was the great uncle of the donor, John Coombe.

People: 
Percy Coombe
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Keywords: 
Aden, Memorial
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Identifier: 
D0019-00002
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