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Monument to H.M. 69th Regiment

Monument of   [5 Sergeants, 4 Corporals, 1 Drummer and 70 Privates] at Church of South India Cemetery, Vellore

The memorial for H.M. 69th Regiment
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A close up of the memorial for H.M. 69th Regiment
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Sacred to the memory of
Lieutenants Popham and Eley,
5 Sergeants, 4 Corporals, 1 Drummer and 70 Privates,
of Her Majesty"s 69th Regiment
Who fell
While bravely resisting the mutineers at Vellore,
On The 10th of July 1806
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This momument erected in 1863:64,
Previous to the second departure of the Regiment from India
marks the spot where they rest

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