Memorial: M4563

Gravestone at¬†Candie Cemetery, Upland Road, Guernsey commemorating George Albert Paul d. 1879 in the loss of the ‘Reindeer’

Location

Candie Cemetery, Upland Road, Guernsey, Channel Islands

Transcript

'In loving memory of George Albert Paul, who was drowned through the wreck of the Reindeer 14th January 1879 aged 27 years'

Details

Type: Gravestone
Materials: Portland stone
Vessel: Reindeer

People

Paul, George Albert
Age:
Date of Death: 14/1/1879
Cause of Death: Vessel Loss
Rank / Occupation:
Organisation:

Extra

Notes: Cutter 'Reindeer' wrecked on reef at L'Etacq, Guernsey.
Bibliography: David Kreckeler 'Nineteenth Century Monumental Memorials in Guernsey and their history of nautical interest' (typescript).

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