Memorial: M5317

Memorial at Grave Island Cemetery, Chapwani Island, Zanzibar, Tanzania commemorating Henry Bodley, RN, d. 1873

Location

Grave Island Cemetery, Chapwani Island, Zanzibar, Tanzania, Rest of the World

Transcript

'"A builder is smitten” / To the memory of / Henry Bodley, Carpenter R.N. / late of H.M.S. Briton / who died July 7th 1873 aged 42 / This stone is erected by his bretheren / "An this commandment / have we from Him that / he who loved God / loves his brother also” / 1 John Chapter IV'

Details

Description: Carved with dividers.
Type: Gravestone
Vessel: HMS Briton

People

Bodley, Henry
Age: 42
Date of Death: 7/7/1873
Cause of Death: Unknown
Rank / Occupation: Carpenter
Organisation: Royal Navy

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