Owston Ferry - Walter Clarence Smithson

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Reference WMO/264048


Owston Ferry Cemetery

Epworth Road

Owston Ferry



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Status: On original site
Type: Freestanding
Location: External
Setting: Within a garden/park/churchyard/enclosure/Marketplace
Description: Addition to Gravestone
  • Stone Marble
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
About the memorial: Unadorned peon topped black marble stone with inscribed lettering, stands on rectangular chamfered stone of same material.
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In/ Loving Memory Of/ Thomas William, / The Beloved Husband Of/ Sarah Ann Smithson,/ Of Owston Ferry,/ Who Died Dec. 14th 1920, Aged 47 Years./ Also Of Their Son/ Gnr Walter Clarence Smithson, 1/R.H.A./ Who Fell In Action At Tobruk/ April 15th 1941, Aged 22 Years./ Ever Remembered./ Also Of The Above Named/ Sarah Ann Smithson/ Who Departed This Life/ On October 28th 1958,/ Aged 80 Years./ “Sorrow Vanquished, Labour Ended, Jordan Passed.”

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