Friday, January 16, 2015

Intombi Cemetery Memorials, Ladysmith: Anglo-Boer War 14

OCHSE, Harold Cecil - Trooper ILH
wounded at Elandslaagte 21st Oct 1899
d. 12th December 1899, aged 20 years and 6 months
'He died for his Queen and Country'

OCHSE, HC - Trooper, Imperial Light Horse
d. 12 Dec 1899, from wounds received at Elandslaagte
(Plaque on ILH Wall of Remembrance)

ORLEBAR, William Aubrey - 2nd Lieut XIX PWO Hussars
youngest son of the late Cuthbert Knightly and Emily Orlebar
d. at Intombi 17 Feb 1900 during the Siege of Ladysmith aged 21 years
'To be with Christ, which is far better'
Erected by his brother officers

Photographs: Dixon-Smith

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