Saturday 29 August 2015

Monk Bretton Cemetery Charles Pickles

Charles Pickles is remembered on his parents' gravestone

War Memorials Archive listing

War Memorials Online listing

Lives of the First World War

Photograph by Nigel Croft

Monumental Inscription by Barnsley Family History Society

Grave Location and Inscription:

 IHS //  In // loving memory of / LILY / the dearly loved wife of / CHARLES PICKLES // who fell asleep Augt 24th 1930 / aged 56 years. / Also the above named / CHARLES PICKLES / who died Dec. 20th 1952 // aged 78 years. / Also CHARLES, their son / Killed In Action in France March 14th 1917 / aged 21 years. / “Peace, perfect peace.” // 

Charles is also remembered on the Grimethorpe War Memorial.

He is buried in the Foncquevillers Military Cemetery in France and commemorated on the Commonwealth War Graves Commission website. 

BWMP #MNK01/07

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