Tuesday 24 June 2014

Silkstone All Saints Churchyard Frank Sturdy

Frank is remembered on his parents' gravestone

War Memorials Archive listing

War Memorials Online listing

Photograph by Pete Schofield

Grave Location and Inscription:

In Loving Memory of / Emma / the dearly beloved wife of / William Sturdy / who died August 16th 1926 / aged 59 years / Also the above named / William Sturdy / who died Jany 18th 1933 / aged 66 years / Re-United / Also L/Cpl Frank Sturdy (R.E.) son of the above / who died of wounds June 18th 1918 / aged 25 years / Interred at Vignacourt Cemetery, France

Frank is also remembered on the
Silkstone All Saints WW1 plaque (originally in Stainborough St James) and the Hood Green War Memorial, Hood Green Road, Hood Green

Frank is buried in Vignacourt British Cemetery, France and remembered on the Commonwealth War Graves Commission website. 


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