Spalding - George Robert Woolley

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Reference WMO263417

Address:

Spalding Cemetery

96 Pinchbeck Rd

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:
  • First World War (1914-1918)
About the memorial: Vertical rectangular stone with half round top and straight sides, stands on small white base stone. Inter-twined letters IHS at top centre of stone, black lead lettering beneath. Lettering at bottom one third of stone heavily faded and stained, heavy staining to top of stone.
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IN/ LOVING MEMORY OF/ STEPHEN WOOLLEY/ THE BELOVED HUSBAND OF/ ELIZA WOOLLEY/ DIED MARCH 1ST 1904/ AGED 38 YEARS./ THY WILL BE DONE/ ALSO GEORGE ROBERT/ HIS SON/ KILLED IN FRANCE, SEPT 27TH 1916,/ AGED 22 YEARS./ ALSO (….?) OF ELIZA (?) WOOLLEY,/ DIED (….?) 23RD (?) 1953./ AGED (..?) YEARS.

Refers to:- George Robert Woolley. Private 22970. 2nd Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 27th September 1916, aged 22 years. Son of (the late) Stephen and Eliza Woolley (nee Brewin) of Spalding Common, Lincs. Born Spalding, enlisted Lincoln and resident Spalding, Lincs. Commemorated Vermelles British Cemetery. V.E.1.

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