In October 2016 I visited the Meerut War Cemetery in Boulogne Sur Mer in France. In December 2016 I visited the Meerut Cemetery in Uttar Pradesh India. In the same station I visited St. John’s (Garrison) Church, which is one of the oldest Churches in Northern India.
There are a number of memorial plaques on the interior walls of theis church. Take a look at a few and wish ‘Rest in Peace’ in whose memory these were put. St. John’s (Garrison) Church, Meerut, India. Erected-1819, Consecrated 1824. .
to the memory of
Archibald Buchan Hepburn
Lt. Colonel, 26th P.I.
who died at sea
10th May 1885
Aged 43 years & 9 months.
Colonel S.S. Simpson, R.F.A.
Commanding 38th Brigade R.F.A. Meerut
who died at Mussoorie on the 9th Oct. 1904.
Erected by his Brother Officers.