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Laura T (#47432599)
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liz & lee
RE: Request for transfer - Roy J Lindsay

No, we're not related to Mr. Lindsay, so we're happy to transfer the care of his memorial to a relative.

We photographed all the readable grave markers in Comal Cemetery and have been adding the photos and memorials to Find A Grave over the last few months. We're just about finished and will move on to our next project soon.

Thanks for your kind remarks.

liz & lee
Added by liz & lee on Dec 03, 2014 8:42 AM
liz & lee
RE: Request for transfer - Roy J Lindsay
We transferred management of Mr. Lindsay's memorial to you. We don't have plot or location information and you may certainly use the photo as you wish, no attribution is necessary.

We searched for any women with the first name Lola in Comal Cemetery and there are seven. Two died as infants and one died before 1966. Of the remaining four two were born in the 1920's and one in 1914. Only one was born close to your grandfather's birthdate: Lola Engelke in 1905. However, she's buried next to her husband and they were married in 1923.

In case you don't already have it, we have a copy of his death certificate if you would find it helpful.

liz & lee
Added by liz & lee on Dec 03, 2014 5:59 AM
William Falk
Hello.. Thank you for the offer of transfer, but I'm not related. I'm just updating WWI soldiers that I find online. So many of these young men have nothing known about them other then the Find A Grave memorial.

Thanks again!
Added by KBrownst on Aug 27, 2014 7:24 AM
Susan Skyler Lewis #60209847
Hi Laura,

Thank you for the note! I think that your suggestion would be wonderful. I agree that there are many mistakes made at the government cemeteries and that is such a shame. Your diligence is applauded.

Warm regards,
Added by Joan on Jul 19, 2014 11:56 AM
Bobbie Camp Floyd
John K McColm
Thanks for your efforts! I have moved this memorial to Odd Fellow Cemetery and hope he is safely at rest there
Added by Bobbie Camp Floyd on Jul 13, 2014 5:08 PM
Ruth M. Brown
Gary Lynn Moore
Hi Laura,

Thanks so much for letting me know Gary wasn't buried in San Antonio National Cemetery. The little "blurp" in our paper stated he was buried in San Antonio in the Veteran's National Cemetery. The only one I could find was San Antonio National Cemetery so I figured that was the correct cemetery.

I've deleted my entry since it seems he really wasn't buried anywhere and I won't put BUs on.

Thanks again for your help.
Added by Ruth M. Brown on Jul 09, 2014 3:56 PM
Ruth M. Brown
Re: Gary Lynn Moore
Hi Laura,

Thanks so much for letting me know Gary was not in San Antonio National Cemetery. The little "blurp" put in our paper stated Veteran's National Cemetery in San Antonio and all I could find was San Antonio National Cemetery so I figured that was the correct one.

I've deleted the entry as it seems he wasn't really buried anywhere. No BUS
Added by Ruth M. Brown on Jul 09, 2014 3:54 PM
Samuel Woods
Thank you for the picture of the tombstone. It was deeply appreciated.

Alice Smith
Added by Freestater on Jun 08, 2014 12:11 AM
Marilyn Dahl
Philippa Stevenson
Thank you for providing the full name for Philippa Stevenson at SANC. I hope you are doing ok on your searches there. Let me know if I can help!
Added by Marilyn Dahl on Jun 04, 2014 4:36 PM
Dodie Rosenbaum # 3540590

Thanks for your correction notice regarding Dodie (not Otho) Rosenbaum. That memorial was one of those imported from VA data. Many of those imported memorials were a real mess. There were tons of spelling errors and lots of memorials for folks actually buried in another cemetery. Originally it had been imported into the San Francisco National Cemetery in the Presidio of San Francisco. I had uploaded the image of the interment control card (which I've now deleted) showing that Otho was buried in a different cemetery. Then I sent in a correction suggestion. As frequently happened back in the olden days, instead of Find A Grave making the correction, they transferred the memorial to me. I changed the cemetery based on the info on the card. For reasons I can't explain, it apparently never occurred to me to check the VA gravesite locator, too.

I suspect that Otho was Dodie's dad. I've corrected the name and the plot location. Then I transferred the memorial back to the VA, since I didn't ask for it to be transferred to me in the first place. There is one other thing that may need correcting. That is the date of death. It was imported showing August 2nd. The VA gravesite locator says August 3rd. I couldn't read the date on the marker. If, when you go back out there and see that the date is, in fact, August 3rd, would you send in a correction suggestion?

I am so glad you brought this to my attention. I feel good when a memorial mess gets straightened out. Thank you.

Added by Carol on May 31, 2014 8:50 PM
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