Sapper Byron Bowyer

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Reference WMO/275990


Cathays Cemetery

Fairoak Road


CF24 4PY


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Status: On original site
Type: Freestanding
Location: External
Setting: Within a garden/park/churchyard/enclosure/Marketplace
Description: Addition to Gravestone
  • Stone Stone (any)
Lettering: Unknown
  • First World War (1914-1918)
About the memorial: Memorial at Cathays Cemetery, Cardiff to James Byron Bowyer, died in the loss of HMS ‘Aragon’ 1917. roopship SS 'Aragon' torpedoed off Alexandria by 'UC-34'.
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'In loving memory of / William Edward / the beloved son of / William and Margaret Bowyer /who died April 30th 1906 / Aged 31 years / Blessed are the dead which die / in the Lord / Also of James Byron Bowyer / their second and beloved son / who was drowned on / H.M.S. Aragon off Alexandria / Dec 30th 1917, aged 41 / Thou shalt keep him in perfect peace / where mind is stayed on Thee / Also William father of the above / Who died Sept 25th 1931 / Aged 78 years / Also the above / Margaret Bowyer'

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