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Tirah Memorial Service - 24 October 2018

The Tirah Memorial Service will be on Wednesday 24th October 2018 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. 

Photographs from the 2015 service can be viewed here

 

: 19th Oct 2018