Memorial: M5743

Memorial at Kensal Green Cemetery, London commemorating William Charles Gatton Naish d. 1914

Location

Kensal Green Cemetery, Kensal Green, London, England

Transcript

'IN / LOVING / MEMORY / OF / WILLIAM NAISH / WHO DIED 14th NOV 1892 / AGED 53 / ALSO / GEORGE HENRY NAISH WHO DIED 21st DEC 1911 / AGED 25 / ALSO / WILLIAM CHARLES GATTON NAISH / WHO WAS LOST AT SEA 2nd SEPT 1914 / AGED 34 / UNTIL THAT HAPPY EASTER MORNING.'

Details

Description: Headstone with a rounded top, the grave has curbs and green glass chips.
Type: Gravestone
Position: Section 61
Vessel: HMS Hogue

Event Category

1914-1918 First World War

People

Naish, William Charles Gatton
Age: 34
Date of Death: 22/9/1914
Cause of Death: War casualty
Rank / Occupation: Able Seaman
Organisation: RN

Extra

Notes: HMS 'Hogue' was sunk by 'U9' in the North Sea 22nd October 1914.
Photographer: Lucy Saint, Eleanor Baugh ©RMG