Record

Unique IDCWGC/8/1/4/1/2/411
File NumberCCM100351
TitlePrivate H M BRACE - ST. DENIS-SUR-SEINE COMMUNAL CEMETERY - Army Service Corps
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DescriptionFile of correspondence concerning the grave of Private Brace in St. Denis-Sur-Seine Communal Cemetery, France. Main topics include: correspondence with next of kin regarding the proposed replacement of the private memorial marking Private Brace’s grave with a Commission headstone; correspondence from next of kin consenting to the erection of a Commission headstone.
Content NoteIncludes: Letter from the IWGC Deputy Director of Works to Mr Conyngham Greene, IWGC, requesting that the next of kin of Private Brace be informed of the estimated costs to repair the private memorial marking his grave and whether they wished for the repairs to be carried out on a repayment basis, dated 18 July 1932; letter from Frank Tyrrell, IWGC Secretary, to Mrs Rosina Martha Brace, widow of the casualty, enquiring whether the Commission was permitted to replace the private memorial marking Private Brace’s grave, which had fallen into disrepair and required renovation, with a standard headstone, dated 6 January 1955; handwritten letter from H Brace, son of the casualty, to the IWGC Secretary informing the Commission that his mother consented to the erection of a standard headstone, dated 19 February 1955.
Date18/7/1932 - 8/5/1955
Extent1 file
CollectionArchive
CategoryEfiles
Cemetery_NameST. DENIS-SUR-SEINE COMMUNAL CEMETERY
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