Owston Ferry - Arthur James Travis

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Reference WMO/264049


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
  • First World War (1914-1918)
About the memorial: Oval topped black marble stone with ogee shoulders, slight cut away section to either side but widens at bottom where stands on rectangular, chamfered base stone. Carved inscription, flower and leaf motif to top centre and sides.
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In/ Loving Memory Of/ Arthur/ The Beloved Husband Of/ Mary Amelia Travis,/ Of Owston Ferry;/ Who Died Aug. 27th 1924,/ Aged 69 Years./ Also Of Their Son/ Arthur James,/ Who Fell In Action In France/ Feb. 17th 1917, Aged 22 Years./ Also Of The Above Named/ Mary Amelia Travis/ Who Died Aug. 7th 1927;/ Aged 71 Years./ Also Of Their Daughter/ Cissie Fish,/ Who Died April 17th 1958, Aged 71 Years./ “At Rest”

Refers to: Rifleman 266258. 2/7th Bn, West Yorkshire Regiment. Parents resided at Rose Cottage, Owston Ferry, Lincs.

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