New Cross SE14 5SF
UKNIWM Ref: 12285
OS Map Ref: TQ360 760
Description: Bronze Tablet with names of those who served inscribed.
South African War 1899-1902 List Of Old Askeans Who Volunteered For Service In The Above Campaign
including F.G. Wacher who was killed in action at Rietvlei.
Ceremonies: Unveiled in 11 November 1915 by the Rev. E. Pope during part of Prize Day.
Wars Commemorated: South African War
According to the Askean Magazine of the time a W E or W H Le May [p 84 & P 114 S/4/23/2] also served in another regiment, but is not named on the memorial. Also H Hammond and L J Westbrook served in the Imperial Yeomanry [p114 S/4/23/2]
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