Lincoln - William Matthew Rouston

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Reference WMO/265279


Canwick Road New Cemetery

Washingborough Road



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Status: On original site
Type: Freestanding
Location: External
Setting: Within a garden/park/churchyard/enclosure/Marketplace
Description: Addition to Gravestone
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
About the memorial: Grave Marker. Note: There is some discrepancy in the spelling of the Surname, CWGC, SDGW, Lincoln City Memorial and Memorial Book state, Rouston. Addition to Grave Marker and Burial Register state Rowston.
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Headstone: To The Beloved Memory Of Richard William The Dearley Loved Husband Of Helen Rowston Died 24th Sept. 1939 Aged 70 Years Abide With Me Also Helen His Beloved Wife Died 10th Aug. 1961 Aged 88 Years Re-United We Who Loved Them Remember Flower Vase Dad Flower Vase In Loving Memory Of Beat Rawson Died 20th Dec 1980 A Wonderful Mum And Nanna Open Book Pround And Loving Memory Of Sapper W.M. (Bill) Rowston The Only Beloved Son Of The Above Killed In Action Dec 21st 1942 Aged 29 His Life A Beautiful Memory His Absence A Silent Grief

Rouston William Matthew. Sapper, 7594822, Royal Engineers, H.Q. 187 Mechanical Equipment Coy. formerly R.A.O.C. Born and resident Lincoln. Killed in action, aged 29, December 21, 1942, Commemorated Panel 20, MEDJEZ-EL-BAB MEMORIAL

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