History And Heritage

The Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers South African War Memorial
Omagh District Council

The Duchess of Abercorn unveiled this memorial on the 25th November 1904 in High street where it remained until the 1960s, when it was considered as a traffic hazard and resited to Drumragh Avenue. In grey granite , it is a memorial to the men of the Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers who fell in the Boer War 1899 - 1902. The central pedestal supports a bronze angelic figure with support on either side bearing a seated bronze angelic figure by Sidney March . The Copper casts with names are by Elkington and Co.

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Omagh Town Centre

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