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Memorial details

Memorial type
Addition to gravestone
District
South Holland
Town
Holbeach
County
Lincolnshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
69613

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Current location

Holbeach Cemetery
Park Lane
Holbeach
South Holland
Lincolnshire
PE12 7PT
England

OS Grid Ref: TF 36280 25104
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Addition to gravestone.
Inscription
In/ Loving Memory of/ LOUISA THORNTON,/ WHO DIED 8TH APRIL 1924,/ AGED 58 YEARS,/ REST AFTER PAIN./ ALSO OF/ WALTER SPROTBERRY,/ (OF THE R.F.A.)/ WHO WAS KILLED 17TH JUNE 1918,/ AGED 25 YEARS,/ LAID TO REST AT LOWEN, FRANCE.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Sprotberry, Walter
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, surname, regiment, date of death, age of death, place of burial, relationships.
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Gravestone
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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