Memorials & Monuments
on the Isle of Wight
- Bonchurch : St Boniface (new) Church -
- Memorial to Earl Jellicoe -

Location

In St Boniface (new) Church, Bonchurch, Ventnor, Isle of Wight, PO38 1NX.
 
See map on www.streetmap.co.uk
 
Historic England Listing Status

St Boniface Church is Grade II Listed. Since the Memorial is situated within the Church, is it assumed that it is included within the Listing.
 
Description and history

A memorial plaque at entrance to the choir.

Memorial

Memorial to Earl Jellicoe
 
Arms of Earl Jellicoe
 

 
Inscription


IN LOVING MEMORY OF
ADMIRAL OF THE FLEET
EARL JELLICOE
BORN 5th DEC 1859, DIED 20th NOV 1935
COMMANDED THE GRAND FLEET AT JUTLAND
31st MAY 1916
GOVERNOR-GENERAL OF NEW ZEALAND 1920-24
WHEN AT ST LAWRENCE HE WORSHIPPED IN THIS CHURCH AND HE IS BURIED
IN ST PAUL'S CATHEDRAL


 
Further information

See the entry for Earl Jellicoe at the BBC History website



 


 
 

 
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