On Saturday, September the 3rd at 6pm
There is to be a ceremony for one of our De Carteret relatives who fought in the First World War.
Harry De Carteret was posthumously awarded the “Death Penny”.
Le Cercle De Carteret has commissioned a display box for the “Penny” and with kind permission of Church Authorities will be installed in St Peter’s Church, Sark.
Please contact the Secretary of Le Cercle De Carteret through this comment box if you wish to attend.
I Mike De Carteret Chairman of Le Cercle De Carteret, along with the committee and members of Le Cercle De Carteret, would like to offer the thanks of the de Carteret family to all those who organised the service for commemorating Harry De Carteret and Roy Toplis on Saturday 3rd September 2016.
The Sark British Legion, Lt Colonel Reg Guille, Jeremy La Trobe Bateman, The Revered Julia Dallen for giving Harry a Funeral which he did not have in 1916.
Jeremy for making the Memorial, all those who came as mourners.
This ceremony of installing the plaque to Harry, now concludes a three year effort to complete the task, on the behalf of Le Cercle de Carteret to continue the de Carteret name to be forever involved in Sark.
Thanks also to the photographer and Sark Tourism for their article which appears in the magazine, and on their web site in the news section – www.sark.co.uk
St Ouens Manor, Jersey, Channel Islands UK.
Beautiful print of St Ouens Manor in the possession of Ned Malet de Carteret
No offer necessarily accepted
Le Cercle De Carteret has just acquired a batch of specially named biro pen/torch. Ideal kit to take to the Sark August Weekend. Sark is a special Dark Skye’s location. No street lighting! Beautiful starry sky!
Contact Secretary for price and posting.
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We have just acquired a few hand drawn “Sark De Carteret Family Tree” posters.
The author Charles De Carteret (Deceased) bequeathed the art work for our enjoyment.
The research of our ancestors from Jersey and Sark has been painstakingly reproduced. The map of Sark with colour drawings in dispersed through the branches of the detailed Family names.
Those interested in acquiring a poster, please notify the Secretary by using the comments page.