Thursday, 1 January 2015

Darfield Churchyard Albert Greenhow

Albert Greenhow is remembered on a kerbstone in Darfield Churchyard

War Memorials Archive listing

War Memorials Online listing

Photograph by Fay Polson

Grave Location and Inscription:
(this gravestone is on the far side of the churchyard from the entrance, Letter Q on the Friends of Darfield Churchyard's map which can be downloaded as a .pdf file here.)

*Albert's parents are buried in this cemetery judging by the burial records, however the  inscription on part of this grave was difficult to read*
Also Albert Greenhow / Killed in Action October 3rd 1918 aged 29 years / There is a corner in some foreign field / That is to me forever England. 
Also Hollingsworth Gittins / who died March 8th 1902 / aged 41 years

He is also remembered on the Darfield Church Hall, Greenhow Memorial Table and the Wombwell Working Men's Club and Institute, WW2 Memorial Tablet, Station Road and the  Wombwell War Memorial, St Mary's Church, Wombwell  

Albert is buried in the Queant Communal Cemetery, British Extension, Pas de Calais, France and commemorated on the Commonwealth War Graves Commission website

BWMP #/DRF14/12

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