Gravestone at St Mary’s Parish Church, Frinton-on-Sea, Essex, commemorating Hezekiah John Cook d. 1900
St Mary's Parish Church, Frinton-on-Sea, Essex, England
'In loving memory of / Hezekiah John Cook / the beloved son of / David and Sarah Cook / who was unfortunately drowned / going to the rescue of the crew of the / Schooner Saxon Maid of Fleetwood / on the Gunfleet Sands / July 5th 1900 / aged 19 years / Soft the winds that blow from the homeland / Sweet the morn that breaks on the shore / Soon we'll meet again our beloved ones / Where sorrow, pain and death come no more'
Vessel: Saxon Maid
Date of Death: 5/7/1900
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
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