Lance Corporal Walter Auger

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Reference WMO265492

Address:

Thorpe Road Cemetery

Cemetery Lodge

229 Thorpe Road

Melton Mowbray

LE13 1SH

England

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Status: On original site
Type: Non freestanding
Location: External
Setting: Within a garden/park/churchyard/enclosure/Marketplace
Description: Addition to Gravestone
Materials:
  • Stone Stone (any)
Lettering: Leaded
Conflicts:
  • First World War (1914-1918)
About the memorial: Addition to gravestone. Lance Corporal Walter Auger was serving with the 8th Bn. Leicestershire Regiment when he was killed on 17/05/1916. He is buried at the CWGC BIENVILLERS MILITARY CEMETERY Pas de Calais, France
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In Loving Memory / of / Elizabeth / THE BELOVED WIFE OF / STEPHEN AUGER, / WHO FELL ASLEEP IN JESUS / APRIL 8TH 1906 / AGED 49 YEARS / "AT REST" / SHE SUFFERED LONG AND BORE IT CALM / TILL JESUS TOOK HER IN HIS ARMS / LEAVUNG US AN EXAMPLE THAT / WE SHOULD FOLLOW IN HER STEPS / ALSO OF STEPHEN, HUSBAND OF THE ABOVE / WHO DIED JAN 2ND 1938 AGED 83 YEARS. / "RE-UNITED." / ALSO OF WALTER SON OF THE ABOVE AND HUSBAND OF ADA AUGER / KILLED IN ACTION IN FRANCE MAY 17TH 1916, / AGED 29 YEARS / THY WIL BE DONE.

Walter Auger

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