The Epsom Riot and the Death of Police Sergeant Thomas Green graveside service

Date: 

Mon, 17/06/2019

Time: 

11:00 to 11:45

Cost: 

Free

Contact name: 

David Brooks

Telephone: 

+44 20 8394 1734

Contact email: 

Venue: 

Ashley Road Cemetery
Ashley Road
Epsom
KT18 5BP
GB

 Service at Sgt Greens grave to mark the 100th anniversary of his death

Following his death during the Epsom riot, remarkable scenes were witnessed at Thomas Green’s funeral.

The funeral route was lined with rows of people and over a thousand people took part in the funeral procession.

Rarely had so many people assembled in Epsom before.

 

Stg Greens funeral card