Service to commemorate the Isle of Wight Rifles

Event Details

  • 13 Aug 17 00:00 - 13 Aug 17 00:00
  • Commemorative
  • Isle of Wight

The Isle of Wight Branch of the Royal Hampshire Regiment Comrades Association in cooperation with I.o.W Branch of the Royal British Legion will hold a service and wreath-laying ceremony on Sunday, 13 August (precise timing to be confirmed) at Heroes’, Corner in the Mount Joy Cemetery, Newport, PO30 1SL.

The service will commemorate the Princess Beatrice's Isle of Wight Rifles, (8th Bn., The Hampshire Regiment)’s first action at Suvla on 12 August 1915 and include a general commemoration of the Gallipoli campaign.

For further information contact Gareth Sprack:

E-mail:gareth@glsprack.fsnet.co.uk