Thursday, 4 June 2015

Barnsley Cemetery John Kenny

The Kenny Family Gravestone where John is remembered

War Memorials Archive listing

War Memorials Online listing

Photograph by Pete Schofield

Lives of The First World War

Grave Location and Inscription:
Plot E.547
In Loving Memory Of / Sarah / the beloved wife of / Robert Kenny / of Worsboro Common /  who died February 25th 1908 / aged 68 years / Gone, but not forgotten / Also Tom, the beloved son  / of the above / who died August 29th 1914 / aged 35 years / Also Pte John Kenny, 14th York & Lancs / son of the above / who fell in action in France May 8th 1917 / aged 43 years / Also the above named / Robert Kenny / who died February 16th 1918 / aged 75 years.

Read more about John Kenny and his cousin James in this blog post.

John Kenny is remembered on the Worsborough Common War Memorial, St Lukes Church Highstone Road and on the Hoyland War Memorial, West Street and Kirk Balk, Hoyland

John Kenny is remembered on the Arras War Memorial in France and commemorated on the Commonwealth War Graves Commission website.

BWMP # BAR07/32