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Ryde Cemetery

Mr Albert Ernest Cossins (Lance Corporal)

Title: Mr
Forenames: Albert Ernest
Surnames: Cossins
Date of Birth: 30/11/1873
Date of Death: 03/04/1916
Age at Death Years: 42
Grave Type: War Grave
Military Rank: Lance Corporal
Map Reference Number: RSHG 027 C2
Plot Number: Ryde Old Cemetery Section K Plot 1663
Grave Description: Commonwealth War Grave Commission headstone with white cube flower holder in front.

Grave Condition: Good
Other Information: Ann Legg is also interred in this plot (1870) source: Bereavement Services records.

Old Website Grave ID: 715

Inscription:

1889 L. CPL
A.E. COSSINS
8TH BN. HAMPSHIRE REGIMENT
3RD APRIL 1916 AGE 42

AT REST

Flower Holder
ALSO HIS
DAUGHTER
ALICE

DIED
21ST DEC 1991
AGED 77

Photographs:

Janette Gregson
A E Cossins
Photographer: Janette Gregson

Related Documents:

PDF file: Census; Marriage; Death.
''Entries from the 1891 and 1901 census, reference from the General Registrars marriage index and the death notice from the IW County Press.''
PDF file: Casualty.
''Casualty details from the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.''
PDF file: Family information supplied by Molly Cheverton, grandaughter, November 2006
''First World war service details, marriage and children''

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