A Poppy
A Poppy

Memorials & Monuments
on the Isle of Wight
- East Cowes : Osborne House -
- Naval College : Cadets -

Location

At entrance to Osborne House, East Cowes, Isle of Wight
 
See map on www.streetmap.co.uk
 
Description

An oak tree marked by a plaque. It was planted in 1990 by class mates of cadets who graduated in 1913-14, some of whom were killed at Jutland in 1916.
Memorial

East Cowes : Osborne Naval College cadets
 
Inscription


QUERCUS ROBUR

THIS TREE WAS PLANTED IN 1990,
IN MEMORY OF GRENVILE TERM
OSBORNE COLLEGE 1913-14 AND IN
PARTICULAR THE 16 KILLED IN THE
BATTLE OF JUTLAND AGED 16, BY
THE LAST 4 LIVING TERM MEMBERS.


 
Of those who died during the Great War, the following have Isle of Wight associations :

Geoffrey Gore-BrowneCWGC recordcommemorated at Brook Churchyard
Alan Diarmid Campbell Robertson CWGC record ...Biographical information


Of those who died during the Great War, the following other Midshipmen have been identified :

John Duncan StubbsCWGC record
East Cowes : Osborne Naval College cadets
 


 
 

 
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