Spalding - John Measures [Jack] Wilson

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Reference WMO263412

Address:

Spalding Cemetery

96 Pinchbeck Road

Spalding

PE11 1RF

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)
Conflicts:
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
About the memorial: Vertical rectangular stone with unidentified top, stone narrows at sides before widening again toward base. Unidentified carved decoration within panel toward top of stone, lettering in black lead beneath and some now missing
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LIZZIE/ BELOVED WIFE OF/ JOHN MEASURES WILSON,/ WHO DIED JUNE 2ND 1918,/ AGED 51 YEARS./ ART THOU WEARY ART THOU LANGUID (?)/ ART THOU SORE DISTREST,/ COME TO ME, SAITH ONE, AND COMING/ BE AT REST./ ALSO JACK WILSON/ SON OF THE ABOVE/ KILLED IN ACTION APRIL 1918/ AGED 25 YEARS/ ALWAYS REMEMBERED.

Refers to:- John Measures Wilson (known as Jack Wilson). Private 21455. 8th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 5th April 1918. Son of John Measures and Elizabeth Wilson (nee Webb). Born Spalding 1892, and enlisted Spalding, Lincs. Commemorated Gommecourt Wood New Cemetery. III.B.16.

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