The Tirah Memorial Service will be on Wednesday 23rd October 2019 at 11am in the Borough Gardens, Dorchester. All are warmly welcome to attend.
The 1st Battalion The Dorsetshire Regiment were in action at Tirah on the North-West Frontier in October 1897 and the names of the fallen are recorded on The Obelisk.
Click here to read about the exploits of Private Samuel Vickery of the 1st Btn Dorset Regiment during the Tirah Campaign for which he was awarded the Victoria Cross.
: 5th Sep 2019