Memorial: M435

Location

Msida Bastion cemetery, Malta

Transcript

'To the memory of my beloved husband...wicked hands bereaved me but THY Will O Lord be done'

Details

People

Graves, Thomas
Age: 53
Date of Death: 28/8/1856
Cause of Death: Murdered
Rank / Occupation: Captain RN. Superintendant of Ports
Organisation: Royal Navy

Extra

Notes: Born Belfast 1802 Died from a wound inflicted by boatman Guisseppi Meli.
Bibliography: Frederic Boase 'Modern English Biography' vol. i, p.1213 (London, 1965); 'United Service Gazette' (6 Sept 1856) pp.5, 6, 8.

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