Pte John Handford


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Reference WMO256793

Address:

St John's-in-the-Vale Church

St John's-in-the-Vale, nr Keswick

England

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Status: On original site
Type: Freestanding
Location: External
Setting: Within a garden/park/churchyard/enclosure/Marketplace
Description: Addition to Gravestone
Materials:
  • Stone Stone (any)
Lettering: Unknown
Conflicts:
  • First World War (1914-1918)
About the memorial: Third row from boundary wall, 4th stone from path. The IWM entry gives date of death as 1981. We may assume a typo and say 1918 as is declared as a WW1 memorial. The death occurred in India two days after Armistice Day, so we may assume he died of wounds or illness contracted during hostilities.
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.. ALSO OF THEIR SON/PRIVATE JOHN HANDFORD/WHO DIED IN INDIANOVEMBER 13TH 1981/AGED 32 YEARS. (N.B. I assume 1981 is a typo by the IWM Compiler, or by the original mason.)

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