Unique IDCWGC/8/1/4/1/2/302
File NumberCCM81135
TitlePrivate Kenneth MacKENZIE - INVERNESS (TOMNAHURICH) CEMETERY - Royal Defence Corps

CWGC_8_1_4_1_2_302 (CCM81135).pdf

DescriptionFile of correspondence concerning the grave of Private Kenneth MacKenzie in Inverness (Tomnahurich) Cemetery, UK. Main topics include: correspondence regarding the erection of a Commission headstone on the unmarked grave of Private MacKenzie; correspondence regarding request from next of kin to commemorate Private MacKenzie’s son, Private John MacKenzie, on the headstone, as he was also buried in the same grave; correspondence regarding the addition of an inscription commemorating Private John MacKenzie.
Content NoteIncludes: Handwritten letter from Alex MacKenzie to the CWGC Director-General agreeing to the erection of a standard headstone over Private MacKenzie’s grave and informing the Commission that his brother, Private John MacKenzie, was also buried in the same grave, dated 13 July 1960; letter from N. Dean to Alex MacKenzie enquiring about the date of Private John MacKenzie’s death to determine whether the Commission were able to commemorate him on the headstone marking Private Mackenzie’s grave, dated 21 July 1960; letter from A.R.C. Prentis to Alex MacKenzie regarding the addition of an inscription commemorating Private John MacKenzie, who died after the First World War period defined by the Commission, dated 5 September 1960.
Date30/6/1960 - 7/9/1960
Extent1 file
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