Old Photos of Witham

M159: Funeral of Auriol Round, First World War, in All Saints churchyard

Funeral of Auriol Round. Reported in the Essex County Chronicle, 11 September 1914. Identified from present location of grave in M160, and its present inscription. He had died in London of tetanus from a wound received in the knee whilst in action at Le Cateau on 26 August. The procession through the burial ground at All Saints Church. The gravestone is still there (in 2000). See also photos M158 and M160.

RefM159
Date taken8 September 1914
SourceMott, Ted
Posted on Full size 3002 × 1752

Unless otherwise specified, photos are the copyright of the original photographer.

Every effort has been made to contact the owners of the photos or their relatives, to obtain their permission to use their pictures. But I have not always managed to find them, for which I apologise.

The photos appear in the order they were catalogued. Use Search to look for photos showing particular people, places etc.