Bonby - Sidney Shearsmith

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Reference WMO/265433


St Andrew

Church Lane

Bonby Brigg

DN20 0PQ


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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: Scroll shaped granite headstone, black lettering.
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In/Loving Memory Of. Fred Shearsmith/ Who Died July 8th 1929,/ Aged 54 Years/ Peace, Perfect Peace./ Also Sidney Son Of The Above/ Killed In Action In France/ May 3rd 1917, Aged 21 Years./ Thy Will Be Done./ Also Dinah Shearsmith/ Beloved Wife And Mother Of The Above/ Who Died March 23rd 1948, / Aged 74 Years/ “United”

Refers to: Private 241634. 2/5th Battalion, Duke of Wellington’s (West Riding regiment).

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