Saturday 16 July 2016

Brierley Cemetery Robert Evison Butterwood

Close up of inscription on the front of Butterwood gravestone
The full memorial on the Butterwood grave

War Memorials Archive listing

War Memorials Online listing

Second World War - Barnsley War Memorials
Researched by MAC

Photographs by Barnsley Historian

Grave Location and Inscription:
C 278

In Loving Memory of / Jean Annie / the beloved daughter of / Robert Evison & Annie E. / Butterwood / who was accidentally killed / June 28th 1940 aged 6 years. / Suffer Little Children to Come unto Me. / Also of their beloved son / Robert Evison / who was killed in Italy / April 21st 1945, aged 24 years. / A Duty Nobly Done. //
Also / Robert / Evison / the beloved / husband of / Annie / E Butterwood / who died Jan 13th / 1956 / aged 64 years / "At Every Dawn / A Thought of You / At Eventide a Prayer." //
Also / Annie Eliza / Butterwood / the beloved wife of / Robert Evison / Butterwood / who died June 8th 1983 / aged 86 years / Joined together again / In Thy Love and Peace. //

Robert is also remembered on
the Brierley War Memorial, St Paul's Church, Brierley, on the Brierley Royal British Legion WW2 Roll of Honour and on the Felkirk St Peter's Lychgate WW2 Memorial Tablet and on the Monk Bretton Working Men's Club WW2 Roll of Honour
He is buried in Argenta Gap War Cemetery in Italy and commemorated on the Commonwealth War Graves Commission website.

BWMP #BRY02/02

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