Unique IDCWGC/8/1/4/1/2/143
File NumberCCM53578
TitleSergeant CRAWFORD - WIGAN CEMETERY - Canadian Infantry

CWGC_8_1_4_1_2_143 (CCM53578).pdf

DescriptionFile of correspondence regarding the headstone marking the grave of Sergeant F W Crawford in Wigan Cemetery, England. The private memorial marking the grave was insufficiently engraved and therefore replaced, with the consent of the next of kin, with a standard Commission headstone.
Content NoteIncludes: Letter from N Dean, IWGC Secretary, to Mrs A Hockin, informing her that the private memorial marking Sergeant Crawford's grave was not inscribed with his name, and offering to provide a standard Commission headstone to ensure adequate commemoration, 10 September 1959; handwritten letter from Mrs Hockin, consenting to the erection of a Commission headstone, and leaving the matter of a personal inscription and religious emblem to the Commission, 4 November 1959.
Date10/9/1959 - 25/11/1959
Extent1 file
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