Cleethorpes - Albert Cook

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Reference WMO/266327


The Cemetery

Beacon Avenue


DN35 8EQ


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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: Prone headstone broken into 2 parts. Appears to have originally been vertical rectangular pink stone with oval top and straight shoulders. Small decorative protrusion to each side immediately below top. Lettering in black and part missing. Stone possibly originally front piece of larger triangular topped stone with splayed shoulders and carved clasped hands motif which shows beneath pink stone but partially covered with vegetation and this unproven.
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In/ Loving Memory/ Of/ Ernest/ The Dearly Loved Husband Of/ Annie Edith Cook,/ And Beloved Son Of/ Arthur & Mary Jane Cook/ Died Oct 6th 1914, Aged 23 Years./ To Live In Hearts We Leave Behind Is Not To Die/ Also/ Albert/ The Dearly Loved Youngest Son Of/ Arthur & Mary Jane Cook,/ Died From Wounds Received In Action/ Feb 11th 1917,/ Aged 20 Years./ Duty Nobly Done

Private. Cook, Albert. Service Number 63026. Died of wounds 11/02/1917. Aged 20. 2nd Bn. Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment). Son of Arthur and Mary Jane Cook, of 35, Park St., New Cleethorpes, Grimsby. Buried at BETHUNE TOWN CEMETERY, grave VI. B. 42. Born and resident Grimsby, enlisted Lincoln

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