Monday, 1 December 2014

Darfield Churchyard Frank Shaw

Frank Shaw is remembered on his family's gravestone in Darfield Churchyard

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Photograph by BarnsleyHistorian

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Grave Location and Inscription:
(this gravestone is at the bottom of the graveyard as you walk away from the church's main entrance - letter M on the Friends of Darfield Churchyard's map which can be downloaded as a .pdf file here)

Sacred to the Memory of / Abraham /  Husband of Ann Shaw of Gt. Houghton /  who died July 16th 1934 aged 73 years / Also Frank their son Sergt. 10th L&Y Reg /  fell at Arras July 27th 1917 aged 24 years /  also Ann wife of the above Abraham Shaw /  who died Oct 25th 1938 aged 75 years. / Treasured Memories. 

Frank Shaw is remembered on the Arras War Memorial and commemorated on the  Commonwealth War Graves Commission website.
BWMP #DRF14/10