Memorial details

Memorial type
Addition to gravestone
District
West Lindsey
Town
Bardney
County
Lincolnshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
88508

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Current location

The Cemetery
Horncastle Road
Bardney
West Lindsey
Lincolnshire
LN3 5SE
England

OS Grid Ref: TF 12213 69211
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
White trefoil cross standing on white three tier stepped base, the whole on large concrete foundation. Self coloured letters IHS toward top centre of cross, black lead lettering toward bottom. Left and right faces have black lead lettering over all three tiers but are otherwise undecorated.
Inscription
Cross: CALLED/ CHOSEN/ FAITHFUL Front tiers: In Loving Memory/ of/ DRIVER THOMAS SMITHSON./ R.F.A./ THE DEARLY BELOVED SON OF/ WILLIAMSON & FANNY SMITHSON,/ WHO DIED IN ST LUKE’S WAR HOSPITAL, HALIFAX./ FEBRUARY 13TH 1918./ AGED 22 YEARS. Left tiers: Also of/ L: CPL JAMES MORLEY/ ESSEX REGT,/ THE DEARLY BELOVED HUSBAND OF/ ANNIE ELIZABETH MORLEY./ WHO DIED OF WOUNDS MARCH 21ST 1918,/ IN THE 46TH MILITARY HOSPITAL, AND/ IS BURIED IN NOYON CEMETERY, FRANCE./ AGED 28 YEARS.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Morley, James
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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: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Gravestone
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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