|Frank is remembered on his parents' gravestone in Silkstone churchyard|
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Second World War - Barnsley War Memorials
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Photograph and Transcription by Pete Schofield
Grave Location and Inscription:
In Loving memory of / MINNIE, the beloved wife of / WILFRED BASFORD / who died July 29th 1939, aged 65 years / also WILFRED, beloved husband of the above / who died June 9th 1945, aged 72 years / Also FRANK, beloved son of the above / who was killed in action June 22nd 1942 / aged 22 years.
Read more about Frank on Silkstone Remembers.
He is also remembered on the Silkstone War Memorial and the Silkstone All Saints, British Legion Memorial Plaque WW1 & WW2
Frank is remembered on the Alamein Memorial in Egypt and commemorated on the Commonwealth War Graves Commission website.