Memorial: M5717

Location

Kensal Green Cemetery, Kensal Green, London, England

Transcript

'IN/LOVING MEMORY OF/WILLIAM HENRY BOWEN,/COMMANDER DURING THE CRIMEAN WAR,/ OF THE S.S. HOPE/WHO IN ZEALOUS PERFORMANCE OF [HIS]/DUTY AND IN THE SERVICE OF HIS COUNTRY/WAS STRUCK DOWN BY FATIGUE AND EXPOSURE./IN THE PRIME OF HIS LIFE. AND AFTER 20 YEARS OF PAIN PATIENTLY BORNE/DIED APRIL 20 1876 AGED 52.'

Details

Description: Lead lettering.
Type: Base of cross [now missing]
Vessel: SS Hope

Event

Crimea War

People

Bowen, William Henry
Age: 52
Date of Death: 20/04/1876
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation: Master
Organisation:

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