Lincoln - George William Howson

Submit a new image

Reference WMO/265048


Eastgate Cemetery





Open large map
Edit memorial name, location & address
Status: On original site
Type: Freestanding
Location: External
Setting: Within a garden/park/churchyard/enclosure/Marketplace
Description: Addition to Gravestone
  • First World War (1914-1918)
About the memorial: Small square topped headstone with ogee shoulders, kerbstones around entire grave space, which is capped and covered in green chippings. Black lettering. Headstone commemorates Seth William George Howson, right kerb commemorates Elizabeth Howson (parents) but exact wording unknown.
Edit memorial details

Grants to support the repair and conservation of war memorials are available from the charity War Memorials Trust if it has raised funds. Support is focused on war memorials in Very bad or Poor condition or where there is a serious Concern.

Before applying for a grant you should read the advice available on War Memorials Trust`s website. The What we can and cannot fund helpsheet explains what types of work the charity can fund.

If you believe your project is eligible for a grant you should complete the Pre-application enquiry form. You will need to be registered and logged in to complete this.

The Pre-application enquiry form is a series of questions to see if your project is eligible. If it is, you will need to provide further details and submit current colour photographs of the war memorial in either a png, gif, jpg or jpeg format.

You can save your Pre-application enquiry form as you go along. Once submitted War Memorials Trust will respond.

Please be aware that a summary of your enquiry, without your contact details, will appear on this page once submitted. This ensures others are aware that an enquiry has been made and can read the response to avoid duplicate enquiries. Information provided by you to us will be used for the purpose of managing the grant enquiry, for further details please read our Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy .

As a charity, War Memorials Trust relies on voluntary donations and every contribution, no matter how large or small, makes a really big difference to our work. Your donation will help protect and conserve war memorials for future generations so please support War Memorials Trust’s work.

Headstone: (Unknown) Right Kerb: In Loving Memory Of Elizabeth Howson, Died June 13th 19129, Aged 75 Years. Left Kerb: Also Of George William Howson, Missing At Loos France, October 13th 1915, Aged 28 Years. A. Howson Bottom Kerb: Death Is Swallowed Up In Victory

Sergeant 2643. C Company, 4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Parents resided at 20 Eastgate, Lincoln.

Information Required

Information Required

Information Required

Information Required

Information Required

Information Required

Information Required