Friday 28 August 2015

Penistone Stottercliffe Cemetery Charles Godfrey Hinchliffe

The family gravestone of Charles Godfrey Hinchliffe

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Photograph by Pete Schofield

Lives of the First World War

Grave Location and Inscription:
In / Loving Memory / of / Wright Hinchliffe / of Hartcliff Farm / born January 30th 1862 / died July 14th 1899 / "It is the Lord: Let Him do what seemeth / Him good" 1.Saml.III.18. / also In Loving Memory Of / his youngest son / Pte. C.G. Hinchliffe / Coldstream Guards / killed in France June 19th 1917 / aged 23 years / Duty called, and he was there, / to do his bit and take his share, / his heart was good, his spirit brave, his noble life he freely gave. / also In Loving Memory Of / his eldest son / Wilfred Stanley / Hinchliffe / born November 1st 1890 / died February 12th 1982.

Charles Godfrey Hinchliffe is remembered on the Ingbirchworth Methodist Chapel Roll of Honour WW1.

Charles Godfrey Hinchliffe is buried in the Artillery Wood Cemetery, Belgium and commemorated on the Commonwealth War Graves Commission website.

BWMP # PEN08/03