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Borough of HENLEY ON THAMES Memorial Tablets


Kitchener's Bugle

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Kitchener's Bugle

Located in the middle of town these are two large stone tablets mounted on the town hall.

 

 

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Kitchener's Bugle

Here are the Plaques:-

 

 

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Imagine that Major Brakspear will be on there? Used to go to Henley a lot when my father was living in Reading. We may have sampled a few pints of the  finest nut brown .........

 

Edit, just spotted him 

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Kitchener's Bugle

Indeed, he died of wounds suffered from Loos. 

 

It was actually him who provided some money to the town hall so that it could be converted to a hospital for the wounded.

 

 

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