Memorial details

Memorial type
Addition to gravestone
District
Enfield
Town
Enfield
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
83467

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Current location

Southgate Cemetery
Waterfall Road Southgate
Enfield
Enfield
Greater London
N14 7JN
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 29368 93482
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
A low grey stone upright gravestone , with straight vertical sides and a convex curved top , around the outside edge a wide border of rough surfaced stone . There is a kerb round the gravespace of similar appearance and material to the border . At the base of the gravestone is a later additional tablet in lighter grey stone . The dedication is constructed from cast lead letters .
Inscription
…/ALSO OF WILFRED GAISFORD SMITH /KILLED IN ACTION IN FRANCE JULY 3RD 1916/AGED 25/ALSO OF VICTOR WHEELER SMITH/KILLED IN ACTION IN FRANCE SEPT 27TH 1916/AGED 24/….
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Smith, Victor Wheeler
Smith, Wilfred Gaisford
See details for all 2 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: given names , surname ,manner of death , place of death ,date of death, age at death
    Order of information: by date of death
Components
  • Gravestone
    Measurements: depth 10 cms, height 1 metre, width .7 metre
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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