Tour of St. Lawrence's Church, Towcester
Boer War MemorialThere is a brass plaque commemorating those killed in the Boer War.
"Sacred to the memory of the yeomen and soldiers whose names are inscribed below and of all others in the district who were killed in action or died of wounds or disease in the faithful discharge of their duty to their country during the South African War, 1899 to 1902."
|Serg E||BENNETT||Heathencote||37th Imperial Yeomanry|
|Farrier Chas||BENNETT||Whittlebury||37th Imperial Yeomanry|
|Trooper F||DANCER||Maids Moreton||37th Imperial Yeomanry|
|Trooper F.||HOPKINS||Lois Weedon||37th Imperial Yeomanry|
|Corpl E.L.||SIMMONDS||Towcester||Gordon Highlanders|
|Trooper W.F.||NORMAN||Towcester||Rhodesian Volunteers|
|Lance Corpl J.||MOORE||Towcester||16th Lancers|
|Pte Chas||HOLLAND||Towcester||Grenadier Guards|
|Pte F.||TARRY||Towcester||2nd Northamptonshire Regt|
Makers name - Jones & Willis